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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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:04:00 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: 65%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 09' South, Longitude: 91° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.6"989.01 miwest0° 10' 49.6"12.40 minorth989.33 mi
24 hours12° 06' 41.2"827.13 mieast4° 27' 34.2"306.45 minorth886.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:04 AM931 km578 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilThu 6:04 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 6:04 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 6:04 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 5:04 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 6:04 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 5:04 AM2420 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaThu 6:04 AM2441 km1516 miles1318 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:04 AM2537 km1577 miles1370 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 7:04 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmEast E

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