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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 = Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 5:20:00 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

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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 85° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.20 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.8 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"977.83 miWest0° 10' 29.6"12.02 miNorth978.22 mi
24 hours12° 45' 59.8"863.62 miEast4° 26' 53.9"305.73 miNorth922.04 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 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:20 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:20 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 12:20 PM1527 km949 miles824 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:20 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:20 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmEast E
CaliSat 12:20 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:20 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 1:20 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaSat 12:20 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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