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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, June 27, 2013 at 09:00:00 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: 79%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 44' South, Longitude: 80° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 28' 47.6"994.70 miwest0° 11' 34.2"13.25 minorth994.98 mi
24 hours12° 10' 40.1"836.56 mieast4° 41' 00.7"321.82 minorth899.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChiclayoThu 4:00 AM30 km19 miles16 nmEast-southeast ESE
PiuraThu 4:00 AM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TrujilloThu 4:00 AM191 km119 miles103 nmSoutheast SE
LojaThu 4:00 AM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilThu 4:00 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth N
AmbatoThu 4:00 AM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PortoviejoThu 4:00 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
LimaThu 4:00 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoThu 4:00 AM738 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliThu 4:00 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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