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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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' South, Longitude: 67° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.11 meters/second, 1566.4 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.2"973.08 miwest0° 08' 29.9"9.74 misouth972.84 mi
24 hours13° 05' 36.7"880.79 mieast3° 01' 06.2"207.53 misouth899.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CobijaSun 1:40 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RiberaltaSun 1:40 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 1:40 PM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoSun 1:40 PM387 km241 miles209 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 12:40 PM524 km326 miles283 nmWest W
ArequipaSun 12:40 PM525 km326 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSun 1:40 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Porto VelhoSun 1:40 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNortheast NE
Santa CruzSun 1:40 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 1:40 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-southeast ESE
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