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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 84° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.94 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 40.5"959.31 miwest0° 08' 24.0"9.63 minorth959.69 mi
24 hours13° 25' 48.7"893.00 mieast3° 46' 31.3"259.55 minorth937.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 11:20 AM926 km575 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 11:20 AM1610 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 12:20 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:20 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:20 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 12:20 PM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 12:20 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago *Fri 1:20 PM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaFri 11:20 AM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 1:20 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSoutheast SE

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