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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, June 10, 2012 at 10:42:00 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: 60%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' South, Longitude: 81° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 43.1"1004.16 miwest0° 11' 39.6"13.35 minorth1004.35 mi
24 hours10° 43' 18.3"740.20 mieast4° 38' 26.2"318.85 minorth806.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PiuraSun 5:42 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilSun 5:42 AM255 km158 miles137 nmNortheast NE
LojaSun 5:42 AM286 km178 miles155 nmEast E
PortoviejoSun 5:42 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AmbatoSun 5:42 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sun 5:42 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 5:42 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNortheast NE
EsmeraldasSun 5:42 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FlorenciaSun 5:42 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSun 4:42 AM922 km573 miles498 nmWest-northwest WNW
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