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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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 39%

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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 87° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.3"943.26 miwest0° 03' 00.3"3.45 minorth943.41 mi
24 hours13° 48' 35.9"903.46 mieast1° 45' 18.7"120.71 minorth916.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 5:50 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:50 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 5:50 PM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 6:50 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast E
QuitoThu 5:50 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 7:50 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmSoutheast SE
SucreThu 6:50 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 6:50 PM2341 km1454 miles1264 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 5:50 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaThu 7:50 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmSoutheast SE

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