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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 23:12:00 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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' South, Longitude: 92° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.84 meters/second, 1518.6 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.8"943.37 miwest0° 03' 03.0"3.50 minorth943.52 mi
24 hours13° 48' 18.1"903.23 mieast1° 46' 20.7"121.90 minorth916.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 6:12 PM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 6:12 PM1918 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:12 PM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 6:12 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 6:12 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 7:12 PM2627 km1632 miles1419 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 8:12 PM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoThu 7:12 PM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 7:12 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmEast E
CórdobaThu 8:12 PM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmEast-southeast ESE

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