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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 = Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 5:40:00 PM.

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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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 15' South, Longitude: 103° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.2"1004.68 miWest0° 10' 54.5"12.49 miSouth1004.73 mi
24 hours11° 30' 20.1"795.66 miEast4° 20' 52.4"298.75 miSouth848.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:40 AM1568 km974 miles846 nmEast E
Acapulco *Thu 12:40 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:40 AM2275 km1414 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 11:40 AM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Thu 12:40 PM2340 km1454 miles1263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 12:40 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 12:40 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth N
ManaguaThu 11:40 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 11:40 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 11:40 AM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmEast-northeast ENE

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