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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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 57' North, Longitude: 104° 13' 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' 30.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.1"1002.93 miwest0° 11' 47.5"13.50 minorth1002.99 mi
24 hours11° 47' 56.1"816.03 mieast4° 34' 39.1"314.52 minorth873.23 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 4:10 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmEast E
Acapulco *Fri 5:10 AM1819 km1131 miles982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Fri 5:10 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 4:10 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:10 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Fri 5:10 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Fri 5:10 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 5:10 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 4:10 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 4:10 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNortheast NE

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