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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 33' South, Longitude: 82° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.6"1002.26 miwest0° 12' 02.1"13.78 minorth1002.43 mi
24 hours11° 42' 55.3"809.56 mieast4° 46' 10.0"327.70 minorth873.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PortoviejoMon 1:50 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilMon 1:50 PM282 km175 miles152 nmEast E
LojaMon 1:50 PM390 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Mon 1:50 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNortheast NE
AmbatoMon 1:50 PM445 km277 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
EsmeraldasMon 1:50 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 1:50 PM505 km314 miles273 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:50 PM821 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
FlorenciaMon 1:50 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaliMon 1:50 PM931 km578 miles503 nmNortheast NE
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