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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' South, Longitude: 113° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.88 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.4"947.88 miwest0° 06' 35.0"7.55 misouth947.61 mi
24 hours14° 21' 32.6"944.12 mieast2° 03' 42.7"141.82 misouth949.01 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 10:34 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 7:34 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:34 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 5:34 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmWest W
LimaMon 10:34 AM3990 km2479 miles2154 nmEast E
QuitoMon 10:34 AM4326 km2688 miles2336 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaMon 9:34 AM4421 km2747 miles2387 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 9:34 AM4427 km2751 miles2391 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 9:34 AM4445 km2762 miles2400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 9:34 AM4494 km2793 miles2427 nmNortheast NE
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