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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 11:00:00 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: 78%

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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 20' South, Longitude: 109° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.2"995.63 miwest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 minorth995.90 mi
24 hours12° 07' 40.6"833.78 mieast4° 41' 19.6"322.17 minorth896.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:00 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandThu 5:00 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth S
Mexico City *Thu 6:00 AM3049 km1894 miles1646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownThu 3:00 AM3057 km1899 miles1650 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaThu 5:00 AM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:00 AM3116 km1936 miles1682 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 5:00 AM3244 km2016 miles1752 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 5:00 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaThu 5:00 AM3300 km2051 miles1782 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanThu 5:00 AM3430 km2131 miles1852 nmNortheast NE

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