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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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 56' South, Longitude: 94° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 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' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.6"987.30 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 misouth987.12 mi
24 hours12° 32' 20.2"854.44 mieast3° 41' 55.9"254.27 misouth886.27 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 12:40 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 1:40 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:40 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:40 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sat 1:40 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseSat 12:40 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:40 PM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 12:40 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 1:40 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:40 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmNorth N
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