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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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' South, Longitude: 102° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.50 meters/second, 1567.8 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 26' 47.5"974.09 miwest0° 09' 20.5"10.70 minorth974.45 mi
24 hours13° 04' 26.1"881.56 mieast4° 03' 30.0"278.96 minorth930.73 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 *Sun 10:50 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 9:50 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 10:50 PM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmEast E
QuitoSun 10:50 PM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 7:50 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSun 9:50 PM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 9:50 PM3290 km2044 miles1776 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 9:50 PM3303 km2052 miles1783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 9:50 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSun 9:50 PM3429 km2131 miles1851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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