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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, February 4, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' South, Longitude: 71° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.52 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 25' 19.4"942.59 miwest0° 04' 54.7"5.63 misouth942.38 mi
24 hours14° 06' 47.7"922.42 mieast1° 22' 36.0"94.70 misouth923.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arica *Mon 8:26 AM100 km62 miles54 nmNortheast NE
Iquique *Mon 8:26 AM150 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaMon 6:26 AM305 km189 miles165 nmNorth N
La PazMon 7:26 AM421 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 7:26 AM605 km376 miles326 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 6:26 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaMon 8:26 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaMon 7:26 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 6:26 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 7:26 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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