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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: 93%

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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 59' South, Longitude: 79° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.84 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.47 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"988.25 miwest0° 10' 51.6"12.44 minorth988.57 mi
24 hours12° 40' 24.0"865.91 mieast4° 31' 35.5"311.05 minorth924.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrujilloMon 10:10 PM131 km82 miles71 nmNortheast NE
ChiclayoMon 10:10 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth N
LimaMon 10:10 PM456 km283 miles246 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilMon 10:10 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 10:10 PM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 10:10 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 11:10 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:10 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorthwest NW
CaliMon 10:10 PM1417 km881 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 11:10 PM1515 km942 miles818 nmSoutheast SE

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