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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' North, Longitude: 97° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.22 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.7"993.65 miwest0° 10' 11.0"11.66 minorth993.51 mi
24 hours11° 51' 00.0"811.67 mieast3° 48' 53.4"262.21 minorth848.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Fri 12:38 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Oaxaca *Fri 12:38 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 11:38 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 11:38 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 11:38 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Fri 12:38 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Fri 12:38 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 11:38 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaThu 11:38 PM1344 km835 miles726 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:38 PM1345 km836 miles727 nmSoutheast SE
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