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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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 13' South
Longitude: 116° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.9 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"958.55 miwest0° 07' 06.4"8.14 minorth958.87 mi
24 hours13° 30' 03.3"896.88 mieast3° 17' 30.4"226.33 minorth931.74 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 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 7:50 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:50 PM3357 km2086 miles1813 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 5:50 PM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmWest W
LimaSat 10:50 PM4228 km2627 miles2283 nmEast E
Mexico City *Sat 10:50 PM4353 km2705 miles2351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 9:50 PM4413 km2742 miles2383 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:50 PM4433 km2754 miles2393 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 10:50 PM4481 km2784 miles2420 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSat 9:50 PM4535 km2818 miles2449 nmNortheast NE
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