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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 = Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 7:50:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 25' North, Longitude: 85° 13' West

The ground speed is currently 448.62 meters/second, 1615.0 kilometres/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.0"1003.45 miWest0° 11' 40.2"13.36 miNorth1003.47 mi
24 hours11° 24' 55.9"788.93 miEast4° 30' 39.9"309.97 miNorth845.67 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:50 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
EsmeraldasTue 2:50 PM639 km397 miles345 nmEast-southeast ESE
PortoviejoTue 2:50 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
DavidTue 2:50 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilTue 2:50 PM782 km486 miles422 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de VeraguasTue 2:50 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 2:50 PM800 km497 miles432 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseTue 1:50 PM842 km523 miles454 nmNorth N
AlajuelaTue 1:50 PM849 km527 miles458 nmNorth N
LimónTue 1:50 PM873 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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