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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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 63%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 120° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.08 meters/second, 1562.7 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.1"970.84 miwest0° 08' 31.3"9.76 minorth971.19 mi
24 hours12° 52' 01.9"864.26 mieast3° 44' 39.1"257.37 minorth907.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 7:00 PM1599 km994 miles864 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 10:00 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 5:00 PM3140 km1951 miles1696 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:00 PM3691 km2294 miles1993 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaSat 5:00 PM4239 km2634 miles2289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sat 10:00 PM4361 km2710 miles2355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSun 5:00 PM4420 km2747 miles2387 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaSat 9:00 PM4560 km2834 miles2462 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:00 PM4602 km2860 miles2485 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 10:00 PM4713 km2929 miles2545 nmEast E

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