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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 23:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 88° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.65 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.7"954.18 miwest0° 05' 56.0"6.80 minorth954.45 mi
24 hours13° 23' 47.9"885.69 mieast2° 50' 13.7"195.08 minorth913.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 6:50 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:50 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N
GuayaquilFri 6:50 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 7:50 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmEast E
QuitoFri 6:50 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 7:50 PM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 7:50 PM2428 km1508 miles1311 nmEast E
Easter Island *Fri 6:50 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Fri 8:50 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaFri 6:50 PM2859 km1776 miles1543 nmNortheast NE

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