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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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:20:00 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: 94%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 77° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.4"961.27 miwest0° 08' 13.2"9.42 minorth961.63 mi
24 hours13° 46' 53.0"918.98 mieast3° 43' 13.9"255.77 minorth961.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaSun 10:20 PM204 km127 miles110 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 10:20 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 10:20 PM548 km341 miles296 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaSun 10:20 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 11:20 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast E
CobijaSun 11:20 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoSun 11:20 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 11:20 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 10:20 PM1494 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 10:20 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth N

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