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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 11:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 98° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.65 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.02 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.1"960.83 miWest0° 06' 58.6"8.00 miSouth960.58 mi
24 hours13° 19' 14.5"885.24 miEast2° 20' 41.0"161.24 miSouth894.40 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 5:56 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:56 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaTue 6:56 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmEast E
GuayaquilTue 6:56 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 6:56 PM2805 km1743 miles1514 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 7:56 PM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmEast E
San JoseTue 5:56 PM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoTue 7:56 PM3381 km2101 miles1826 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoTue 7:56 PM3382 km2102 miles1826 nmEast E
ManaguaTue 5:56 PM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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