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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, April 26, 2013 at 7:58:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 26, 2013 at 07:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 113° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.48 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.97 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.3"958.21 miWest0° 07' 48.4"8.95 miSouth957.94 mi
24 hours14° 16' 44.3"949.05 miEast2° 35' 37.1"178.37 miSouth959.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 2:58 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 11:58 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:58 AM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 9:58 PM3844 km2388 miles2076 nmWest W
LimaFri 2:58 AM3956 km2458 miles2136 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:58 AM4221 km2623 miles2279 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Fri 2:58 AM4230 km2629 miles2284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:58 AM4231 km2629 miles2284 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:58 AM4242 km2636 miles2290 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:58 AM4329 km2690 miles2337 nmNortheast NE

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