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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 18:50:00 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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 57' South, Longitude: 97° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.38 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.0"987.15 miwest0° 09' 53.4"11.33 misouth986.97 mi
24 hours12° 32' 33.1"854.56 mieast3° 41' 43.1"254.00 misouth886.31 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 12:50 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSat 1:50 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:50 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmEast E
Easter Island *Sat 1:50 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuitoSat 1:50 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 12:50 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:50 PM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 12:50 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:50 PM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 1:50 PM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmNortheast NE

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