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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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 03:50:00 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: 83%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' South, Longitude: 107° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.5"997.40 miwest0° 11' 10.1"12.79 minorth997.64 mi
24 hours12° 06' 09.4"833.07 mieast4° 32' 51.8"312.48 minorth891.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:50 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Mon 10:50 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmSouth S
Acapulco *Mon 10:50 PM2618 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 9:50 PM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 10:50 PM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 9:50 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 9:50 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 9:50 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 9:50 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 7:50 PM3247 km2018 miles1753 nmSouthwest SW
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