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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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:36:00 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: 59%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 40' South, Longitude: 76° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.89 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.2"939.00 miwest0° 03' 05.2"3.54 minorth939.16 mi
24 hours13° 48' 47.6"899.78 mieast1° 48' 02.2"123.85 minorth913.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaTue 5:36 AM664 km413 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaTue 5:36 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 5:36 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazTue 6:36 AM983 km611 miles531 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 6:36 AM1214 km755 miles656 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 6:36 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Tue 7:36 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaTue 7:36 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilTue 5:36 AM1960 km1218 miles1059 nmNorth N
AsuncionTue 6:36 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-southeast ESE
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