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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 7:44:00 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: 0%

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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' South, Longitude: 120° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.95 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.33 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.1"979.53 miWest0° 10' 38.9"12.20 miNorth979.91 mi
24 hours12° 42' 17.2"860.76 miEast4° 29' 38.3"308.86 miNorth920.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 11:44 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:44 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 9:44 AM3216 km1998 miles1736 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:44 PM3594 km2233 miles1941 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 1:44 PM4147 km2577 miles2239 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 9:44 AM4334 km2693 miles2340 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 9:44 AM4361 km2710 miles2355 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaSat 1:44 PM4384 km2724 miles2367 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 1:44 PM4433 km2754 miles2394 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:44 PM4591 km2853 miles2479 nmNortheast NE

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