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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 = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:50:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 82° 38' West

The ground speed is currently 441.63 meters/second, 1589.9 kilometres/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.5 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' 29.3"16.46 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.4"987.71 miWest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 miSouth987.53 mi
24 hours12° 31' 06.2"853.34 miEast3° 43' 10.0"255.66 miSouth885.67 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
TrujilloSat 12:50 PM437 km271 miles236 nmEast-northeast ENE
CallaoSat 12:50 PM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaSat 12:50 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
CuencaSat 12:50 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 12:50 PM890 km553 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 12:50 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:50 AM1250 km776 miles675 nmNorthwest NW
CaliSat 12:50 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 1:50 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
La PazSat 1:50 PM1737 km1080 miles938 nmEast-southeast ESE

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