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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, December 7, 2013 at 9:40:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 59' South, Longitude: 77° 37' West

The ground speed is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.0 kilometres/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 28.1"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 28' 05.4"988.53 miWest0° 10' 41.3"12.24 miNorth988.85 mi
24 hours12° 28' 07.3"851.93 miEast4° 25' 10.8"303.71 miNorth908.52 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 4:40 PM183 km114 miles99 nmWest-northwest WNW
CallaoSat 4:40 PM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
LimaSat 4:40 PM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth S
LojaSat 4:40 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CuencaSat 4:40 PM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 4:40 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSoutheast SE
IquitosSat 4:40 PM753 km468 miles407 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 4:40 PM790 km491 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 4:40 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 4:40 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmEast E

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