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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 43' South, Longitude: 99° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 50.8"957.14 miwest0° 07' 26.0"8.52 misouth956.87 mi
24 hours13° 34' 24.2"899.26 mieast2° 29' 13.5"171.05 misouth909.34 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 *Sun 7:26 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:26 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:26 AM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 7:26 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:26 AM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:26 AM3291 km2045 miles1777 nmEast E
AdamstownSun 4:26 AM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSun 6:26 AM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:26 AM3387 km2105 miles1829 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 8:26 AM3455 km2147 miles1866 nmEast E

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