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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 00:02:00 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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 104° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.96 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 09.1"943.63 miwest0° 03' 09.2"3.62 minorth943.79 mi
24 hours13° 47' 37.2"902.72 mieast1° 48' 41.4"124.58 minorth915.95 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 7:02 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:02 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 4:02 PM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 7:02 PM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmEast E
QuitoThu 7:02 PM3539 km2199 miles1911 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 9:02 PM3750 km2330 miles2025 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazThu 8:02 PM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmEast E
San JoseThu 6:02 PM3918 km2435 miles2116 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 6:02 PM3992 km2481 miles2156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 6:02 PM3993 km2481 miles2156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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