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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 4:24:00 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: 3%

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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 01' North, Longitude: 85° 58' West

The ground speed is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.1 kilometres/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 31.6"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.8"1003.52 miWest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 miNorth1003.52 mi
24 hours11° 18' 06.2"780.67 miEast4° 20' 17.2"298.09 miNorth833.50 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 IslandsMon 10:24 AM592 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
DavidMon 11:24 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasMon 11:24 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 10:24 AM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlajuelaMon 10:24 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimónMon 10:24 AM838 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LiberiaMon 10:24 AM844 km525 miles456 nmNorth N
GuayaquilMon 11:24 AM890 km553 miles480 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoMon 11:24 AM904 km562 miles488 nmEast-southeast ESE
ColónMon 11:24 AM972 km604 miles525 nmNortheast NE

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