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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: 76%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 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° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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"957.94 miwest0° 07' 00.0"8.02 minorth958.26 mi
24 hours13° 31' 03.9"897.47 mieast3° 15' 14.7"223.74 minorth931.68 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 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:50 PM2154 km1339 miles1163 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 9:50 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmEast E
QuitoSat 9:50 PM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSat 6:50 PM3116 km1936 miles1683 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSat 8:50 PM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 10:50 PM3570 km2218 miles1927 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 8:50 PM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 8:50 PM3590 km2231 miles1938 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 8:50 PM3631 km2256 miles1961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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