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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 3:34:00 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: 27%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 116° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.98 meters/second, 1501.1 km/hour, 932.8 miles/hour or 810.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.55 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 02.0"932.43 miWest0° 01' 11.4"1.36 miSouth932.38 mi
24 hours14° 27' 55.0"936.62 miEast0° 10' 50.2"12.43 miNorth937.26 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 10:34 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownTue 7:34 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteTue 5:34 AM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsTue 9:34 AM3641 km2263 miles1966 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaTue 10:34 AM4302 km2673 miles2323 nmEast E
RarotongaTue 5:34 AM4496 km2794 miles2428 nmWest W
QuitoTue 10:34 AM4701 km2921 miles2538 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Tue 12:34 PM4718 km2932 miles2547 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico CityTue 9:34 AM4813 km2990 miles2599 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 9:34 AM4816 km2993 miles2601 nmNortheast NE

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