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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 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° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.83 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.47 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.5"988.24 miwest0° 10' 51.5"12.44 minorth988.56 mi
24 hours12° 40' 25.0"865.92 mieast4° 31' 34.5"311.04 minorth924.31 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 PM114 km71 miles61 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChiclayoMon 10:10 PM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
LimaMon 10:10 PM436 km271 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilMon 10:10 PM749 km466 miles405 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 10:10 PM894 km555 miles483 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 10:10 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 11:10 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmEast E
CaliMon 10:10 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:10 PM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorthwest NW
La PazMon 11:10 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmSoutheast SE
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