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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 = Friday, March 1, 2013 at 8:08:00 AM.

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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' South, Longitude: 79° 20' West

The ground speed is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 kilometres/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 28.6"16.36 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.1"981.46 miWest0° 10' 07.1"11.59 miSouth981.24 mi
24 hours12° 47' 05.6"866.70 miEast3° 43' 24.4"255.97 miSouth897.64 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
CallaoFri 3:08 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaFri 3:08 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast-southeast ESE
TrujilloFri 3:08 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 3:08 AM764 km474 miles412 nmEast-southeast ESE
CuencaFri 3:08 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth N
ArequipaFri 3:08 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilFri 3:08 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 3:08 AM1248 km776 miles674 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoFri 4:08 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmEast E
La PazFri 4:08 AM1332 km827 miles719 nmEast-southeast ESE

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