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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, April 6, 2013 at 15:14:00 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: 15%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 18' South, Longitude: 92° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.93 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.4"997.43 miwest0° 11' 09.0"12.77 minorth997.69 mi
24 hours11° 39' 30.0"801.56 mieast4° 32' 23.6"311.94 minorth862.60 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 9:14 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 10:14 AM1427 km886 miles770 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 10:14 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 10:14 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseSat 9:14 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 9:14 AM2140 km1330 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 10:14 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 9:14 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 9:14 AM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 9:14 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNorth N

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