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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' North, Longitude: 75° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.42 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.1"985.03 miwest0° 09' 24.3"10.77 misouth985.36 mi
24 hours11° 20' 33.1"769.15 mieast4° 01' 08.0"276.20 misouth821.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaSat 10:52 PM112 km70 miles61 nmSouth S
BarranquillaSat 10:52 PM113 km70 miles61 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MartaSat 10:52 PM168 km104 miles91 nmEast E
MonteríaSat 10:52 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
MaracaiboSat 11:22 PM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
PanamaSat 10:52 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
CúcutaSat 10:52 PM522 km325 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
BucaramangaSat 10:52 PM550 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedellinSat 10:52 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth S
OranjestadSat 11:52 PM640 km398 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
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