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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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 21:42:00 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: 10%

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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' South, Longitude: 112° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.1"955.58 miwest0° 05' 59.3"6.86 misouth955.35 mi
24 hours13° 40' 39.7"905.22 mieast1° 53' 12.7"129.77 misouth909.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 4:42 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 1:42 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 3:42 PM3103 km1928 miles1676 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaMon 4:42 PM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmEast E
PapeeteMon 11:42 AM3900 km2423 miles2106 nmWest W
QuitoMon 4:42 PM4194 km2606 miles2264 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaMon 3:42 PM4263 km2649 miles2302 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 3:42 PM4270 km2653 miles2305 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 4:42 PM4291 km2666 miles2317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 3:42 PM4341 km2698 miles2344 nmNortheast NE

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