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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 13:36:00 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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 115° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.65 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.9"956.33 miwest0° 07' 19.0"8.39 misouth956.06 mi
24 hours13° 36' 14.9"900.62 mieast2° 26' 08.5"167.51 misouth910.08 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 8:36 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 5:36 AM1736 km1078 miles937 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:36 AM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 3:36 AM3582 km2226 miles1934 nmWest W
LimaSun 8:36 AM4213 km2618 miles2275 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 7:36 AM4411 km2741 miles2382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 7:36 AM4457 km2769 miles2407 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 7:36 AM4474 km2780 miles2416 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 8:36 AM4490 km2790 miles2424 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 7:36 AM4572 km2841 miles2469 nmNortheast NE
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