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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 2:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 76%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 101° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.2"957.86 miWest0° 06' 59.8"8.02 miNorth958.18 mi
24 hours13° 31' 05.1"897.42 miEast3° 15' 12.0"223.68 miNorth931.61 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 *Sat 9:50 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:50 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 9:50 PM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmEast E
QuitoSat 9:50 PM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSat 6:50 PM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSat 8:50 PM3470 km2156 miles1874 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 10:50 PM3541 km2200 miles1912 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 8:50 PM3559 km2212 miles1922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 8:50 PM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 11:50 PM3609 km2243 miles1949 nmSoutheast SE

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