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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, July 26, 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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 44' North, Longitude: 87° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.38 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.0"1002.94 miwest0° 11' 49.0"13.53 minorth1003.00 mi
24 hours11° 48' 53.3"817.18 mieast4° 35' 34.4"315.58 minorth874.79 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 3:00 AM313 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
PortoviejoFri 4:00 AM787 km489 miles425 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilFri 4:00 AM886 km550 miles478 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 4:00 AM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
San JoseFri 3:00 AM1079 km670 miles582 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliFri 4:00 AM1237 km769 miles668 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaFri 4:00 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 3:00 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorth N
MedellinFri 4:00 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 3:00 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth N

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