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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 23:12:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 11' South, Longitude: 78° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.50 meters/second, 1535.4 km/hour, 954.0 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' 57.1"953.83 miwest0° 05' 51.8"6.72 minorth954.10 mi
24 hours13° 24' 30.8"886.19 mieast2° 48' 44.6"193.38 minorth913.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 6:12 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 6:12 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 7:12 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 7:12 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 7:12 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 6:12 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 6:12 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 8:12 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:12 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaFri 8:12 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmSoutheast SE

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