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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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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 83° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.14 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 18.8"977.72 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth978.11 mi
24 hours12° 46' 15.3"863.82 mieast4° 26' 42.1"305.50 minorth922.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:10 PM671 km417 miles363 nmEast E
LojaSat 12:10 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:10 AM1425 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 1:10 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmEast E
CaliSat 12:10 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 1:10 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 12:10 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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