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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 Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 32%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 46' South, Longitude: 94° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.2"989.18 miwest0° 10' 44.1"12.30 minorth989.49 mi
24 hours12° 26' 24.4"850.46 mieast4° 25' 54.6"304.55 minorth907.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 4:50 PM1025 km637 miles554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 5:50 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 5:50 PM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 5:50 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 4:50 PM2368 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 4:50 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 4:50 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 5:50 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouthwest SW
PanamaSat 5:50 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 4:50 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNorth N

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