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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: 86%

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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 95° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.36 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.2"973.70 miwest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 minorth974.06 mi
24 hours13° 04' 58.4"881.83 mieast4° 02' 42.7"278.04 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 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 10:20 PM1987 km1234 miles1073 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 10:20 PM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sun 10:20 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoSun 10:20 PM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 9:20 PM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 11:20 PM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 9:20 PM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSun 10:20 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 11:20 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmEast E

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