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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, July 16, 2013 at 22:56:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 54' South, Longitude: 66° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.46 meters/second, 1564.1 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.0"971.62 miwest0° 08' 39.2"9.92 misouth971.37 mi
24 hours13° 07' 29.7"881.34 mieast3° 05' 49.0"212.94 misouth900.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadTue 6:56 PM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
RiberaltaTue 6:56 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazTue 6:56 PM329 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaTue 6:56 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoTue 6:56 PM451 km280 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa CruzTue 6:56 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 6:56 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaTue 5:56 PM593 km368 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 5:56 PM640 km397 miles345 nmWest W
Porto VelhoTue 6:56 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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