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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, September 16, 2013 at 3:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 95° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.35 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 46.1"973.69 miWest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 miNorth974.05 mi
24 hours13° 04' 59.6"881.85 miEast4° 02' 41.0"278.01 miNorth930.75 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 9:20 PM1466 km911 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 10:20 PM1958 km1216 miles1057 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 10:20 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sun 10:20 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoSun 10:20 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 9:20 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 11:20 PM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 9:20 PM2944 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSun 10:20 PM2975 km1849 miles1607 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 11:20 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmEast E

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