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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 09:50:00 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: 82%

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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' North, Longitude: 99° 23' 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' 04.1"1002.94 miwest0° 11' 47.9"13.51 minorth1003.00 mi
24 hours11° 48' 12.4"816.35 mieast4° 34' 55.1"314.83 minorth873.67 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 3:50 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast E
Acapulco *Fri 4:50 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 3:50 AM1803 km1120 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 3:50 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaFri 3:50 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 3:50 AM1910 km1187 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 3:50 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 3:50 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Fri 4:50 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Fri 4:50 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth N

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