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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 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 04' South
Longitude: 85° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.20 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 19.5"977.91 miwest0° 10' 29.7"12.02 minorth978.31 mi
24 hours12° 45' 58.1"863.66 mieast4° 26' 55.3"305.77 minorth922.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:20 PM963 km598 miles520 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:20 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:20 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 12:20 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:20 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmEast E
BogotaSat 12:20 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 1:20 PM2340 km1454 miles1263 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaSat 12:20 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 11:20 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth N
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