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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 10' South, Longitude: 109° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.70 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.76 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 22' 56.5"945.33 miwest0° 05' 59.1"6.86 minorth945.62 mi
24 hours14° 29' 43.0"952.75 mieast2° 56' 58.0"202.82 minorth981.52 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 2:10 AM988 km614 miles533 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 12:10 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 2:10 AM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 3:10 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmEast E
QuitoMon 3:10 AM3914 km2432 miles2114 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 2:10 AM4161 km2586 miles2247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 2:10 AM4168 km2590 miles2250 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 2:10 AM4172 km2592 miles2253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoMon 4:10 AM4201 km2610 miles2268 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManaguaMon 2:10 AM4204 km2612 miles2270 nmNortheast NE

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