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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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 74%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 56' South, Longitude: 122° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 28.0"986.24 miwest0° 10' 12.9"11.70 minorth986.57 mi
24 hours12° 25' 21.4"846.46 mieast4° 17' 29.0"294.91 minorth900.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 8:00 PM1877 km1167 miles1014 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 11:00 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 6:00 PM3084 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 10:00 PM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Sun 11:00 PM4109 km2553 miles2219 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 6:00 PM4117 km2558 miles2223 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 6:00 PM4217 km2620 miles2277 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSun 10:00 PM4416 km2744 miles2384 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 10:00 PM4476 km2782 miles2417 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 10:00 PM4656 km2893 miles2514 nmEast-northeast ENE

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