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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 23, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' South, Longitude: 113° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.25 meters/second, 1563.3 km/hour, 971.4 miles/hour or 844.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.7"971.24 miwest0° 09' 54.3"11.35 minorth971.63 mi
24 hours13° 31' 03.9"910.33 mieast4° 16' 49.0"294.20 minorth963.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandTue 2:10 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownTue 12:10 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:10 AM2996 km1862 miles1618 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 10:10 PM3863 km2400 miles2086 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Tue 3:10 AM3952 km2456 miles2134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaTue 3:10 AM3994 km2482 miles2156 nmEast E
GuatemalaTue 2:10 AM4006 km2489 miles2163 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 2:10 AM4028 km2503 miles2175 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 2:10 AM4137 km2571 miles2234 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 3:10 AM4150 km2579 miles2241 nmEast-northeast ENE

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