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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 18:20:00 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: 3%

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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 113° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.60 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.0"960.79 miwest0° 08' 35.8"9.85 minorth961.18 mi
24 hours13° 22' 38.7"890.73 mieast3° 50' 32.5"264.15 minorth936.46 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 *Fri 1:20 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 10:20 AM2020 km1255 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:20 PM3090 km1920 miles1668 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 8:20 AM3853 km2394 miles2081 nmWest W
LimaFri 1:20 PM3951 km2455 miles2134 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 12:20 PM4193 km2605 miles2264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:20 PM4197 km2608 miles2266 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:20 PM4204 km2612 miles2270 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 12:20 PM4209 km2616 miles2273 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 12:20 PM4298 km2671 miles2321 nmNortheast NE
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