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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 11:14:00 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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 18' South, Longitude: 112° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.17 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.2"995.74 miwest0° 11' 37.0"13.30 minorth996.01 mi
24 hours12° 07' 19.8"833.46 mieast4° 41' 21.4"322.21 minorth896.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandThu 5:14 AM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:14 AM2601 km1616 miles1404 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownThu 3:14 AM2807 km1744 miles1515 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Thu 6:14 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:14 AM3342 km2077 miles1805 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:14 AM3385 km2104 miles1828 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 5:14 AM3539 km2199 miles1911 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 5:14 AM3578 km2223 miles1932 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 5:14 AM3616 km2247 miles1952 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanThu 5:14 AM3679 km2286 miles1986 nmNortheast NE
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