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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, September 6, 2013 at 5:40:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 40' South, Longitude: 73° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.73 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"1004.00 miWest0° 10' 51.5"12.43 miSouth1004.00 mi
24 hours11° 25' 58.2"789.97 miEast4° 17' 01.0"294.34 miSouth841.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IquitosFri 12:40 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
MitúFri 12:40 PM535 km332 miles289 nmNortheast NE
FlorenciaFri 12:40 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbatoFri 12:40 PM639 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuitoFri 12:40 PM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
LojaFri 12:40 PM700 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilFri 12:40 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest W
CaliFri 12:40 PM776 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaFri 12:40 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
PortoviejoFri 12:40 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW

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