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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 118° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.7"958.58 miwest0° 07' 07.4"8.16 minorth958.91 mi
24 hours13° 29' 53.2"896.72 mieast3° 17' 52.8"226.74 minorth931.69 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 11:00 PM1529 km950 miles825 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 8:00 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 6:00 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:00 PM3586 km2228 miles1936 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSat 6:00 PM4385 km2725 miles2368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sat 11:00 PM4469 km2777 miles2413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 11:00 PM4485 km2787 miles2422 nmEast E
GuatemalaSat 10:00 PM4584 km2848 miles2475 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 10:00 PM4612 km2866 miles2490 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 6:00 PM4721 km2933 miles2549 nmWest-northwest WNW

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