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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

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 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 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° 19' 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 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.7"1004.07 miwest0° 10' 51.5"12.44 misouth1004.07 mi
24 hours11° 25' 59.3"790.04 mieast4° 17' 00.6"294.35 misouth841.12 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 PM120 km75 miles65 nmSouth S
FlorenciaFri 12:40 PM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúFri 12:40 PM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 12:40 PM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuayaquilFri 12:40 PM734 km456 miles396 nmWest W
CaliFri 12:40 PM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaFri 12:40 PM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoFri 1:40 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmSoutheast SE
MedellinFri 12:40 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimaFri 12:40 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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