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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 = Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 3:24:00 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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 44' South, Longitude: 82° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 448.84 meters/second, 1615.8 kilometres/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 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"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"1003.95 miWest0° 11' 27.8"13.13 miNorth1004.09 mi
24 hours11° 24' 32.9"788.82 miEast4° 33' 15.4"312.92 miNorth848.73 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
PortoviejoSun 10:24 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 10:24 AM334 km207 miles180 nmEast E
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sun 10:24 AM441 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
CuencaSun 10:24 AM447 km278 miles241 nmEast-southeast ESE
EsmeraldasSun 10:24 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
AmbatoSun 10:24 AM474 km294 miles256 nmEast E
LojaSun 10:24 AM477 km297 miles258 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSun 10:24 AM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-northeast ENE
IbarraSun 10:24 AM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 9:24 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest W

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