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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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:14:00 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: 54%

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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' South, Longitude: 81° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.6"1000.25 miwest0° 11' 23.2"13.04 minorth1000.47 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.5"797.85 mieast4° 33' 52.0"313.62 minorth858.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PiuraFri 6:14 AM122 km76 miles66 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaFri 6:14 AM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 6:14 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNortheast NE
PortoviejoFri 6:14 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AmbatoFri 6:14 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 6:14 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 6:14 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
EsmeraldasFri 6:14 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 6:14 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FlorenciaFri 6:14 AM960 km596 miles518 nmNortheast NE
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