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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: 42%
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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 16' South
Longitude: 87° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.4"942.01 miwest0° 02' 25.4"2.78 misouth941.90 mi
24 hours13° 55' 41.0"909.57 mieast0° 23' 22.4"26.80 misouth908.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 5:56 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 6:56 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 5:56 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 4:56 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 7:56 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmSoutheast SE
SucreWed 6:56 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast E
QuitoWed 5:56 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoWed 6:56 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Wed 5:56 PM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaWed 7:56 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmSoutheast SE
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