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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 = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 12:56:00 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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' South, Longitude: 92° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.70 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.0"941.80 miWest0° 04' 43.8"5.42 miSouth941.59 mi
24 hours14° 08' 31.5"923.62 miEast1° 17' 52.4"89.28 miSouth924.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 7:56 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Mon 7:56 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:56 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmNorth N
GuayaquilMon 7:56 AM2341 km1454 miles1264 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 7:56 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 8:56 AM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 9:56 AM2690 km1671 miles1452 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoMon 8:56 AM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 8:56 AM2877 km1788 miles1554 nmEast E
CórdobaMon 9:56 AM3153 km1959 miles1703 nmEast-southeast ESE

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