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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: 77%

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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' South, Longitude: 106° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.39 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.9"958.14 miwest0° 07' 02.0"8.06 minorth958.46 mi
24 hours13° 30' 43.8"897.27 mieast3° 16' 00.1"224.61 minorth931.70 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 10:10 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:10 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 7:10 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 10:10 PM3201 km1989 miles1729 nmEast E
QuitoSat 10:10 PM3540 km2200 miles1911 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 9:10 PM3802 km2362 miles2053 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:10 PM3818 km2373 miles2062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 9:10 PM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 9:10 PM3848 km2391 miles2078 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 9:10 PM3966 km2464 miles2141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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