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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 23:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 56' South, Longitude: 97° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 08.4"943.47 miwest0° 03' 05.5"3.55 minorth943.63 mi
24 hours13° 48' 01.8"903.03 mieast1° 47' 17.0"122.97 minorth915.99 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 *Thu 6:32 PM1503 km934 miles811 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:32 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 6:32 PM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 6:32 PM2938 km1825 miles1586 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Thu 8:32 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmSoutheast SE
La PazThu 7:32 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 7:32 PM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 7:32 PM3400 km2112 miles1836 nmEast E
AdamstownThu 3:32 PM3416 km2123 miles1844 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseThu 5:32 PM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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