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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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 02:10:00 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: 87%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' South, Longitude: 74° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.77 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.9"946.03 miwest0° 05' 14.9"6.02 minorth946.28 mi
24 hours14° 14' 57.5"936.13 mieast2° 39' 51.9"183.22 minorth960.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaSat 9:10 PM373 km232 miles201 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 9:10 PM601 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 10:10 PM701 km436 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 9:10 PM738 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSat 10:10 PM976 km606 miles527 nmEast E
CobijaSat 10:10 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 10:10 PM1163 km723 miles628 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoSat 10:10 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 11:10 PM1790 km1112 miles967 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilSat 9:10 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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