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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 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: 95%

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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' South, Longitude: 89° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.0"961.84 miwest0° 08' 18.4"9.52 minorth962.20 mi
24 hours13° 45' 48.1"918.28 mieast3° 45' 00.1"257.80 minorth961.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 11:10 PM1349 km838 miles728 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 10:10 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 11:10 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 11:10 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 12:10 AM2244 km1394 miles1211 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 12:10 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandSun 10:10 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmSouthwest SW
SucreMon 12:10 AM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoMon 12:10 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSun 11:10 PM2755 km1712 miles1488 nmNortheast NE
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