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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 23:00:00 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 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 76° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.45 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 829.0 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' 56.6"953.72 miwest0° 05' 50.5"6.70 minorth953.99 mi
24 hours13° 24' 44.3"886.34 mieast2° 48' 16.5"192.84 minorth913.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaFri 6:00 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast E
LimaFri 6:00 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 6:00 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 7:00 PM852 km530 miles460 nmEast E
SucreFri 7:00 PM1164 km723 miles629 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoFri 7:00 PM1200 km745 miles648 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 6:00 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Fri 8:00 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 6:00 PM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 8:00 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmSoutheast SE

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