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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 Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 27%

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 Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 87° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.24 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.00 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.3"939.76 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth939.75 mi
24 hours14° 01' 45.1"914.65 mieast0° 30' 53.9"35.42 minorth916.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 4:50 PM1359 km845 miles734 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 5:50 PM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 4:50 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:50 PM2079 km1292 miles1122 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 6:50 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmSoutheast SE
SucreWed 5:50 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 5:50 PM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 4:50 PM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Wed 4:50 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaWed 6:50 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmSoutheast SE

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