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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.52 meters/second, 1575.1 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' 23.6"978.62 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.10 minorth979.01 mi
24 hours12° 44' 24.9"862.46 mieast4° 28' 05.1"307.10 minorth921.32 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 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 1:20 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilSat 1:20 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:20 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:20 PM2735 km1700 miles1477 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 12:20 PM3009 km1870 miles1625 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 12:20 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 12:20 PM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:20 PM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSat 12:20 PM3216 km1998 miles1736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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