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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 13:46:00 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: 39%

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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' South, Longitude: 104° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.97 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.1"941.37 miwest0° 04' 37.7"5.30 misouth941.16 mi
24 hours14° 09' 27.6"924.27 mieast1° 15' 14.0"86.25 misouth924.68 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 *Mon 8:46 AM984 km612 miles532 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:46 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 5:46 AM2696 km1675 miles1455 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 8:46 AM3063 km1904 miles1654 nmEast E
QuitoMon 8:46 AM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Mon 10:46 AM3713 km2307 miles2005 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazMon 9:46 AM3876 km2408 miles2093 nmEast E
San JoseMon 7:46 AM3944 km2451 miles2130 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 7:46 AM4023 km2499 miles2172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 7:46 AM4026 km2501 miles2174 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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