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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 18:00:00 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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 49' South, Longitude: 85° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.58 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.46 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.9"987.62 miwest0° 09' 55.8"11.37 misouth987.44 mi
24 hours12° 31' 20.6"853.55 mieast3° 42' 55.6"255.39 misouth885.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 1:00 PM910 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaSat 1:00 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 1:00 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon1107 km688 miles598 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSat 1:00 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNortheast NE
CaliSat 1:00 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 2:00 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmEast E
La PazSat 2:00 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 1:00 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSat 1:00 PM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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