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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 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: 68%

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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 39' South, Longitude: 96° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.42 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.3"1003.03 miwest0° 11' 43.6"13.43 minorth1003.16 mi
24 hours11° 38' 05.4"804.46 mieast4° 37' 01.2"317.23 minorth864.81 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 5:00 AM815 km506 miles440 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 6:00 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 5:00 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 5:00 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 5:00 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 5:00 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 5:00 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 5:00 AM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 6:00 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmEast E
Acapulco *Fri 6:00 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth N

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