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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, April 7, 2013 at 15:14:00 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: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' South, Longitude: 80° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.3"1003.93 miwest0° 11' 27.8"13.13 minorth1004.07 mi
24 hours11° 24' 37.3"788.89 mieast4° 33' 17.8"312.96 minorth848.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PortoviejoSun 10:14 AM78 km48 miles42 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 10:14 AM78 km49 miles42 nmSoutheast SE
CuencaSun 10:14 AM203 km126 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
AmbatoSun 10:14 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sun 10:14 AM218 km135 miles118 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 10:14 AM274 km170 miles148 nmNortheast NE
LojaSun 10:14 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EsmeraldasSun 10:14 AM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FlorenciaSun 10:14 AM654 km407 miles353 nmNortheast NE
CaliSun 10:14 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNortheast NE
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