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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 100° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 23.5"978.54 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.10 minorth978.93 mi
24 hours12° 44' 26.8"862.43 mieast4° 28' 03.8"307.06 minorth921.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM1678 km1042 miles906 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 1:20 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilSat 1:20 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:20 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:20 PM2709 km1684 miles1463 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 12:20 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 12:20 PM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 12:20 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:20 PM3114 km1935 miles1681 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSat 12:20 PM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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