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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: 31%

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 Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 100° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.60 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.2"951.82 miwest0° 05' 11.1"5.94 misouth951.60 mi
24 hours13° 34' 56.1"895.09 mieast1° 33' 29.9"107.18 misouth897.51 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 *Tue 5:56 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 4:56 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 5:56 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmEast E
QuitoTue 5:56 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 2:56 PM3141 km1951 miles1696 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Tue 7:56 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 6:56 PM3473 km2158 miles1875 nmEast E
San JoseTue 4:56 PM3567 km2216 miles1926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoTue 6:56 PM3659 km2273 miles1975 nmEast E
ManaguaTue 4:56 PM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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