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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

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 3:56 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 47' South, Longitude: 106° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.48 meters/second, 1607.3 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' 38.3"998.69 miwest0° 10' 42.5"12.27 misouth998.61 mi
24 hours11° 59' 06.2"824.88 mieast4° 08' 58.3"285.18 misouth869.25 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 12:40 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:40 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmSouth S
Acapulco *Fri 1:40 PM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:40 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:40 PM2914 km1811 miles1573 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Fri 1:40 PM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:40 PM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:40 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:40 PM3094 km1922 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:40 PM3221 km2001 miles1739 nmEast E
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