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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 28%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' South, Longitude: 102° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.05 meters/second, 1501.4 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.55 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.7"932.60 miWest0° 01' 19.8"1.53 miSouth932.54 mi
24 hours14° 27' 37.1"936.44 miEast0° 07' 24.4"8.49 miNorth936.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 9:34 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:34 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaTue 9:34 AM2827 km1757 miles1527 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 6:34 AM2920 km1814 miles1576 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Tue 11:34 AM3405 km2116 miles1839 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoTue 9:34 AM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 10:34 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 10:34 AM3846 km2390 miles2077 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 10:34 AM3847 km2390 miles2077 nmEast E
San JoseTue 8:34 AM3905 km2427 miles2109 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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