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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 22:42:00 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: 50%

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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 71° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.38 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.8"953.56 miwest0° 05' 48.5"6.66 minorth953.83 mi
24 hours13° 25' 04.5"886.57 mieast2° 47' 34.0"192.03 minorth913.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 5:42 PM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Arica *Fri 7:42 PM206 km128 miles111 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 6:42 PM396 km246 miles214 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 5:42 PM458 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
SucreFri 6:42 PM717 km445 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaFri 6:42 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 5:42 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoFri 6:42 PM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaFri 6:42 PM923 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Fri 7:42 PM1715 km1065 miles926 nmSoutheast SE

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