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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 23:06:00 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: 45%

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 23:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 86° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.89 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 34.8"961.37 miwest0° 07' 03.0"8.08 misouth961.12 mi
24 hours13° 17' 50.0"884.11 mieast2° 22' 41.5"163.54 misouth893.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 6:06 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilTue 6:06 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:06 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoTue 6:06 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazTue 7:06 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 7:06 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 7:06 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoTue 7:06 PM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaTue 6:06 PM2655 km1650 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter IslandTue 5:06 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmWest-southwest WSW
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