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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 3:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 23' South, Longitude: 80° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 kilometres/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.69 miWest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 09.9"1001.15 miWest0° 12' 40.4"14.51 miSouth1001.18 mi
24 hours12° 35' 14.3"869.93 miEast5° 01' 23.0"345.15 miSouth933.39 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuayaquilSat 10:28 AM75 km46 miles40 nmEast-northeast ENE
PortoviejoSat 10:28 AM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth N
CuencaSat 10:28 AM181 km112 miles97 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaSat 10:28 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
AmbatoSat 10:28 AM247 km154 miles133 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sat 10:28 AM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 10:28 AM329 km204 miles178 nmNortheast NE
EsmeraldasSat 10:28 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IbarraSat 10:28 AM405 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
TrujilloSat 10:28 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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