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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||94° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.92 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.8"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 52.1"||995.25 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.28 mi||north||995.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 08.1"||835.20 mi||east||4° 41' 11.2"||322.04 mi||north||897.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:00 AM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:00 AM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 5:00 AM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Thu 5:00 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Thu 4:00 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 4:00 AM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 4:00 AM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 4:00 AM||2385 km||1482 miles||1288 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Thu 5:00 AM||2413 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 4:00 AM||2428 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| NNE|
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