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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: 2%
Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 15' South
Longitude: 103° 57' 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' 41.1"1004.75 miwest0° 10' 54.5"12.49 misouth1004.79 mi
24 hours11° 30' 21.1"795.74 mieast4° 20' 52.1"298.76 misouth848.65 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 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmEast E
Acapulco *Thu 12:40 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:40 AM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 11:40 AM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Thu 12:40 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 12:40 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 12:40 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmNorth N
ManaguaThu 11:40 AM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 11:40 AM2505 km1556 miles1353 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 11:40 AM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmEast-northeast ENE
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