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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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 11:54:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 27' North, Longitude: 86° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.60 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.6"996.67 miwest0° 10' 16.9"11.78 minorth996.54 mi
24 hours11° 12' 48.3"769.10 mieast3° 52' 24.9"266.22 minorth810.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaSun 5:54 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 5:54 AM421 km262 miles227 nmNortheast NE
MasayaSun 5:54 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth N
DavidSun 6:54 AM514 km320 miles278 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 5:54 AM525 km326 miles284 nmNorth N
MatagalpaSun 5:54 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth N
Santiago de VeraguasSun 6:54 AM667 km414 miles360 nmEast E
San MiguelSun 5:54 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth N
San SalvadorSun 5:54 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaSun 5:54 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth N
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