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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 92° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.30 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.7"973.58 miwest0° 09' 17.1"10.64 minorth973.94 mi
24 hours13° 05' 10.4"881.96 mieast4° 02' 25.2"277.70 minorth930.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 9:10 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 10:10 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 10:10 PM1842 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 10:10 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sun 10:10 PM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSun 11:10 PM2663 km1654 miles1438 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseSun 9:10 PM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSun 11:10 PM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmEast E
BogotaSun 10:10 PM2831 km1759 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSun 10:10 PM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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