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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 Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 04:24:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' South, Longitude: 85° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.71 meters/second, 1503.8 km/hour, 934.4 miles/hour or 812.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.57 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 22' 12.3"934.08 miwest0° 01' 43.7"1.98 misouth933.99 mi
24 hours15° 13' 21.7"989.46 mieast0° 00' 45.7"0.88 minorth989.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 11:24 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 12:24 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 11:24 PM2053 km1276 miles1108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoSat 12:24 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 12:24 AM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:24 PM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoSat 12:24 AM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 11:24 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSat 1:24 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSoutheast SE
Easter IslandFri 10:24 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
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