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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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 113° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.0"958.45 miwest0° 07' 05.2"8.12 minorth958.77 mi
24 hours13° 30' 13.5"896.98 mieast3° 17' 07.9"225.90 minorth931.73 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 10:40 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 7:40 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:40 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 5:40 PM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmWest W
LimaSat 10:40 PM3971 km2467 miles2144 nmEast E
QuitoSat 10:40 PM4241 km2635 miles2290 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Sat 10:40 PM4250 km2641 miles2295 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 9:40 PM4251 km2642 miles2296 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:40 PM4263 km2649 miles2302 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 9:40 PM4350 km2703 miles2349 nmNortheast NE
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