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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, August 13, 2013 at 21:56:00 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: 44%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' South, Longitude: 69° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.23 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.8"962.13 miwest0° 07' 09.1"8.20 misouth961.88 mi
24 hours13° 15' 51.2"882.53 mieast2° 25' 28.4"166.73 misouth892.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazTue 5:56 PM160 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaTue 4:56 PM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-southwest WSW
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 4:56 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaTue 5:56 PM543 km338 miles293 nmNorth N
SucreTue 5:56 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaTue 5:56 PM655 km407 miles353 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoTue 5:56 PM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 5:56 PM913 km567 miles493 nmEast E
LimaTue 4:56 PM919 km571 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
AsuncionTue 5:56 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmSoutheast SE

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