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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 Monday, May 27, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 27, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 104° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.23 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.67 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 59.3"939.77 miwest0° 04' 15.7"4.89 minorth939.98 mi
24 hours14° 29' 32.7"946.90 mieast2° 17' 54.1"158.07 minorth966.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandMon 3:10 AM989 km614 miles534 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 3:10 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 1:10 AM2682 km1666 miles1448 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 4:10 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmEast E
QuitoMon 4:10 AM3558 km2211 miles1921 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoMon 5:10 AM3738 km2322 miles2018 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazMon 5:10 AM3896 km2421 miles2104 nmEast E
San JoseMon 3:10 AM3944 km2451 miles2130 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 3:10 AM4020 km2498 miles2171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 3:10 AM4021 km2498 miles2171 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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