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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 Tuesday, August 20, 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' South, Longitude: 75° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.47 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.2"978.46 miwest0° 10' 23.8"11.91 minorth978.83 mi
24 hours13° 13' 13.5"895.95 mieast4° 25' 37.3"304.25 minorth952.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuancayoMon 11:10 PM58 km36 miles32 nmSouth S
LimaMon 11:10 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-southwest WSW
CallaoMon 11:10 PM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 11:10 PM349 km217 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaMon 11:10 PM673 km418 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaTue 12:10 AM715 km444 miles386 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 12:10 AM836 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
LojaMon 11:10 PM941 km585 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazTue 12:10 AM947 km588 miles511 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaTue 12:10 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmEast E
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