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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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 23:10:00 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: 62%

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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 22' South, Longitude: 65° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.98 meters/second, 1558.7 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.14 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.7"968.37 miwest0° 08' 12.1"9.40 minorth968.71 mi
24 hours12° 56' 29.4"867.23 mieast3° 38' 07.2"249.89 minorth908.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSat 7:10 PM55 km34 miles30 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiberaltaSat 7:10 PM386 km240 miles209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 7:10 PM403 km250 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzSat 7:10 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 7:10 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 7:10 PM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
CobijaSat 7:10 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSat 7:10 PM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto VelhoSat 7:10 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 6:10 PM815 km506 miles440 nmWest W

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