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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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 92° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 21.2"987.34 miwest0° 09' 54.3"11.35 misouth987.16 mi
24 hours12° 32' 04.0"854.15 mieast3° 42' 12.2"254.56 misouth886.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:30 PM1038 km645 miles561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 1:30 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:30 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:30 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 12:30 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 1:30 PM2523 km1567 miles1362 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 12:30 PM2527 km1570 miles1365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 1:30 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 1:30 PM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmSouthwest SW
San SalvadorSat 12:30 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmNorth N

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