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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 09:40:00 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: 69%

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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 55' South, Longitude: 77° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.1"1002.80 miwest0° 11' 44.2"13.44 minorth1002.95 mi
24 hours11° 39' 25.4"805.88 mieast4° 37' 37.1"317.91 minorth866.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacasFri 4:40 AM77 km48 miles42 nmSouthwest SW
AmbatoFri 4:40 AM140 km87 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
CuencaFri 4:40 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoFri 4:40 AM214 km133 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nueva LojaFri 4:40 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 4:40 AM258 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
GuayaquilFri 4:40 AM264 km164 miles143 nmWest W
LojaFri 4:40 AM295 km184 miles160 nmSouthwest SW
PortoviejoFri 4:40 AM337 km210 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
EsmeraldasFri 4:40 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
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