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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, May 31, 2013 at 12:58:00 PM.

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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 20' South, Longitude: 106° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.68 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.3"1000.81 miWest0° 11' 24.1"13.06 miNorth1001.02 mi
24 hours11° 32' 30.4"796.08 miEast4° 33' 46.7"313.52 miNorth857.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:58 AM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmEast E
Acapulco *Fri 7:58 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter IslandFri 6:58 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSouth S
GuatemalaFri 6:58 AM2753 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Fri 7:58 AM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 6:58 AM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 6:58 AM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 6:58 AM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 6:58 AM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanFri 6:58 AM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmNortheast NE

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