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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 69%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 49' South, Longitude: 85° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.7"1002.89 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 minorth1003.03 mi
24 hours11° 38' 54.0"805.32 mieast4° 37' 23.5"317.65 minorth865.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:10 AM514 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuayaquilFri 5:10 AM577 km358 miles311 nmEast E
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 5:10 AM678 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 5:10 AM751 km467 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaliFri 5:10 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 4:10 AM1303 km810 miles704 nmNorth N
PanamaFri 5:10 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinFri 5:10 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
BogotaFri 5:10 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 5:10 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmSoutheast SE

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