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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 04:10:00 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: 88%

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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' South, Longitude: 103° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.48 meters/second, 1524.5 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 02.8"947.04 miwest0° 05' 30.4"6.31 minorth947.31 mi
24 hours14° 13' 09.5"935.11 mieast2° 45' 32.1"189.72 minorth960.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandSat 10:10 PM1176 km731 miles635 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:10 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 8:10 PM2879 km1789 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 11:10 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmEast E
QuitoSat 11:10 PM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoSun 12:10 AM3665 km2277 miles1979 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSun 12:10 AM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmEast E
San JoseSat 10:10 PM3747 km2329 miles2023 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 10:10 PM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 10:10 PM3839 km2385 miles2073 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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