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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, February 20, 2017 at 1:44:00 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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 18, 2017 at 7:33 pm
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 26, 2017 at 2:58 pm

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 20, 2017 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 95° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 426.84 meters/second, 1536.6 kilometres/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 31.1"15.91 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"954.53 miWest0° 02' 41.9"3.09 miSouth954.41 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.4"768.08 miEast0° 41' 06.9"47.13 miSouth768.01 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 8:44 am1703 km1058 miles919 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:44 am2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 8:44 am2129 km1323 miles1150 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 8:44 am2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 8:44 am2742 km1704 miles1481 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:44 am2949 km1833 miles1592 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 10:44 am3030 km1883 miles1636 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoMon 8:44 am3154 km1960 miles1703 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 9:44 am3226 km2004 miles1742 nmEast E
San JoseMon 7:44 am3362 km2089 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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