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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 36' South, Longitude: 108° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.06 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 29' 28.8"982.02 miwest0° 09' 15.0"10.60 misouth981.81 mi
24 hours12° 28' 36.7"845.53 mieast3° 23' 53.5"233.62 misouth871.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 4:42 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSun 3:42 PM2399 km1490 miles1295 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 1:42 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSun 4:42 PM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 3:42 PM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 3:42 PM3516 km2184 miles1898 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 4:42 PM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Sun 4:42 PM3581 km2225 miles1933 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 3:42 PM3596 km2234 miles1941 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 3:42 PM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmNortheast NE
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