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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 13:24:00 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: 50%

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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' South, Longitude: 112° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.71 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 46.7"956.47 miwest0° 07' 20.2"8.41 misouth956.19 mi
24 hours13° 35' 56.0"900.38 mieast2° 26' 40.2"168.12 misouth909.95 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 8:24 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 5:24 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:24 AM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 3:24 AM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmWest W
LimaSun 8:24 AM3905 km2426 miles2108 nmEast E
QuitoSun 8:24 AM4202 km2611 miles2269 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSun 7:24 AM4264 km2649 miles2302 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 7:24 AM4271 km2654 miles2306 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 7:24 AM4287 km2664 miles2315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 7:24 AM4345 km2700 miles2346 nmNortheast NE

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