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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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 09:00:00 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: 59%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 35' North, Longitude: 56° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.62 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"1003.47 miwest0° 11' 18.7"12.95 minorth1003.48 mi
24 hours11° 21' 17.3"784.62 mieast4° 22' 00.2"300.05 minorth838.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboSat 6:00 AM376 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nieuw NickerieSat 6:00 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSat 6:00 AM403 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamSat 5:00 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LindenSat 5:00 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Boa VistaSat 5:00 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest W
CayenneSat 6:00 AM503 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
GeorgetownSat 5:00 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SantarémSat 6:00 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSat 5:00 AM760 km473 miles411 nmSouthwest SW

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