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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 17:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 82° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.63 meters/second, 1589.9 km/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.46 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.4"987.71 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 misouth987.53 mi
24 hours12° 31' 06.2"853.34 mieast3° 43' 10.0"255.66 misouth885.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 12:50 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaSat 12:50 PM743 km462 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 12:50 PM890 km553 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PortoviejoSat 12:50 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 12:50 PM1151 km715 miles621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:50 AM1250 km776 miles675 nmNorthwest NW
CaliSat 12:50 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 1:50 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
La PazSat 1:50 PM1737 km1080 miles938 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 12:50 PM1855 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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