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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 Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 42%

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 Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 32' South, Longitude: 67° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.78 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.2"999.36 miwest0° 11' 19.3"12.97 minorth999.57 mi
24 hours11° 57' 35.2"824.69 mieast4° 32' 42.6"312.30 minorth883.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rio BrancoSun 4:50 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
Porto VelhoSun 5:50 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSoutheast SE
MitúSun 4:50 PM706 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSun 5:50 PM731 km454 miles395 nmSouth S
RiberaltaSun 5:50 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSun 5:50 PM851 km529 miles460 nmEast E
BogotaSun 4:50 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoSun 4:50 PM1306 km811 miles705 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaliSun 4:50 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSun 5:50 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmSouth S
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