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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: 58%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 57' North, Longitude: 84° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 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 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"1003.23 miwest0° 11' 15.3"12.89 minorth1003.23 mi
24 hours11° 20' 16.0"783.21 mieast4° 20' 16.4"298.07 minorth835.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidSat 5:54 AM632 km393 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sat 5:54 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santiago de VeraguasSat 5:54 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 5:54 AM713 km443 miles385 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSat 5:54 AM736 km457 miles397 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsSat 4:54 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseSat 4:54 AM772 km480 miles417 nmNorth N
PanamaSat 5:54 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNortheast NE
CaliSat 5:54 AM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
FlorenciaSat 5:54 AM953 km592 miles514 nmEast E

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