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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 = Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:08:00 AM.

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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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 56' South, Longitude: 73° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.4"1002.07 miWest0° 11' 31.9"13.21 miSouth1002.04 mi
24 hours11° 40' 38.9"805.84 miEast4° 31' 03.4"310.44 miSouth860.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IquitosThu 3:08 AM35 km22 miles19 nmNortheast NE
LojaThu 3:08 AM633 km393 miles342 nmWest W
AmbatoThu 3:08 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
FlorenciaThu 3:08 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúThu 3:08 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoThu 3:08 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorthwest NW
GuayaquilThu 3:08 AM736 km457 miles397 nmWest-northwest WNW
PortoviejoThu 3:08 AM836 km519 miles451 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaliThu 3:08 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoThu 4:08 AM916 km569 miles495 nmSoutheast SE

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