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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 = Friday, October 4, 2013 at 6:34:00 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

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 45' South, Longitude: 105° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.50 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.6"998.67 miWest0° 10' 42.7"12.27 miSouth998.58 mi
24 hours11° 58' 56.9"824.67 miEast4° 09' 03.8"285.27 miSouth869.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:34 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:34 PM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmSouth S
Acapulco *Fri 1:34 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:34 PM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:34 PM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Fri 1:34 PM2864 km1780 miles1547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:34 PM2886 km1794 miles1559 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:34 PM2918 km1813 miles1575 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:34 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:34 PM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmEast E

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