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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 17:50:00 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

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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 30' South, Longitude: 70° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.06 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.6"972.98 miwest0° 08' 29.3"9.72 misouth972.74 mi
24 hours13° 05' 50.6"880.97 mieast3° 00' 45.2"207.13 misouth899.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoSun 12:50 PM199 km124 miles108 nmWest W
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 12:50 PM265 km164 miles143 nmWest W
CobijaSun 1:50 PM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArequipaSun 12:50 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSun 1:50 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSun 1:50 PM463 km287 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaSun 1:50 PM520 km323 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 12:50 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSun 1:50 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSun 1:50 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmNortheast NE

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