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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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 46' South, Longitude: 103° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.91 meters/second, 1540.5 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 49.4"956.91 miwest0° 07' 24.0"8.48 misouth956.64 mi
24 hours13° 34' 56.0"899.65 mieast2° 28' 20.8"170.04 misouth909.55 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 7:46 AM1277 km793 miles689 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:46 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 4:46 AM2878 km1789 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 7:46 AM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmEast E
QuitoSun 7:46 AM3325 km2066 miles1795 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 6:46 AM3666 km2278 miles1979 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:46 AM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 6:46 AM3736 km2321 miles2017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:46 AM3765 km2339 miles2033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:46 AM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmSoutheast SE

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