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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 12:36:00 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: 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 87° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.24 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.70 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.2"941.97 miwest0° 04' 46.3"5.47 misouth941.76 mi
24 hours14° 08' 08.6"923.36 mieast1° 18' 55.6"90.49 misouth924.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 7:36 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:36 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNorth N
GuayaquilMon 7:36 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 8:36 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 9:36 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoMon 7:36 AM2334 km1451 miles1260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 7:36 AM2363 km1469 miles1276 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreMon 8:36 AM2373 km1475 miles1281 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 8:36 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaMon 9:36 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmSoutheast SE

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