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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:40:00 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: 10%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 45' South, Longitude: 109° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.70 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.0"1002.19 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 misouth1002.16 mi
24 hours11° 47' 23.2"813.77 mieast4° 16' 16.9"293.51 misouth862.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 10:40 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmEast E
AcapulcoThu 10:40 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Thu 11:40 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmSouth S
Mexico CityThu 10:40 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 10:40 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 10:40 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 10:40 AM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 10:40 AM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 10:40 AM3171 km1970 miles1712 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanThu 10:40 AM3231 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE

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