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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 17:30:00 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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 44' South, Longitude: 77° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.71 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.47 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.7"987.90 miwest0° 09' 57.2"11.40 misouth987.72 mi
24 hours12° 30' 37.2"852.94 mieast3° 43' 38.6"256.21 misouth885.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrujilloSat 12:30 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNorthwest NW
LimaSat 12:30 PM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LojaSat 12:30 PM653 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 12:30 PM689 km428 miles372 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSat 1:30 PM999 km621 miles540 nmEast E
PortoviejoSat 12:30 PM1003 km624 miles542 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 12:30 PM1053 km654 miles569 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 1:30 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmEast E
La PazSat 1:30 PM1288 km800 miles695 nmSoutheast SE
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