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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 02' South
Longitude: 88° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 20.2"978.03 miwest0° 10' 30.4"12.04 minorth978.42 mi
24 hours12° 45' 42.6"863.46 mieast4° 27' 07.1"306.00 minorth921.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:30 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:30 AM1240 km770 miles669 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM1427 km886 miles770 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:30 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 1:30 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:30 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast E
BogotaSat 12:30 PM2423 km1505 miles1308 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 11:30 AM2473 km1537 miles1336 nmNorth N
PanamaSat 12:30 PM2519 km1566 miles1360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 1:30 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmEast-southeast ESE
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