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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 115° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 07.1"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.4"958.47 miwest0° 07' 06.3"8.14 minorth958.79 mi
24 hours13° 30' 04.5"896.83 mieast3° 17' 27.9"226.27 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 10:50 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 7:50 PM1786 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:50 PM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 5:50 PM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmWest W
LimaSat 10:50 PM4199 km2609 miles2267 nmEast E
Mexico City *Sat 10:50 PM4341 km2697 miles2344 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 9:50 PM4394 km2730 miles2373 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:50 PM4413 km2742 miles2383 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 10:50 PM4454 km2768 miles2405 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSat 9:50 PM4514 km2805 miles2438 nmNortheast NE
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