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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.8 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' 52.8"||995.33 mi||west||0° 11' 35.7"||13.28 mi||north||995.60 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 53.1"||834.97 mi||east||4° 41' 12.6"||322.07 mi||north||897.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:10 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:10 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 5:10 AM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Thu 5:10 AM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Thu 4:10 AM||2329 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 4:10 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1292 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 4:10 AM||2403 km||1493 miles||1298 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 4:10 AM||2449 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 4:10 AM||2529 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 5:10 AM||2600 km||1615 miles||1404 nm|| N|
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