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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 23:02:00 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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 90° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.82 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.7"943.32 miwest0° 03' 01.8"3.47 minorth943.47 mi
24 hours13° 48' 26.1"903.33 mieast1° 45' 52.6"121.36 minorth916.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 6:02 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:02 PM2000 km1242 miles1080 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Thu 6:02 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilThu 6:02 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 7:02 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmEast E
QuitoThu 6:02 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 8:02 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoThu 7:02 PM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 7:02 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmEast E
CórdobaThu 8:02 PM2970 km1845 miles1604 nmEast-southeast ESE
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