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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, October 4, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 25' South, Longitude: 77° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.1"999.35 miwest0° 10' 44.8"12.31 misouth999.28 mi
24 hours11° 56' 31.0"822.36 mieast4° 10' 31.6"286.94 misouth867.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LojaFri 11:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorthwest NW
GuayaquilFri 11:40 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
AmbatoFri 11:40 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PortoviejoFri 11:40 AM573 km356 miles310 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 11:40 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth N
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 11:40 AM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimaFri 11:40 AM738 km459 miles398 nmSouth S
FlorenciaFri 11:40 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliFri 11:40 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
BogotaFri 11:40 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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