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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: 73%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 30' North, Longitude: 90° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"999.43 miwest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 minorth999.36 mi
24 hours11° 33' 23.5"795.75 mieast4° 09' 57.1"286.30 minorth842.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 4:00 AM712 km443 miles385 nmSouth S
San JoseSat 4:00 AM840 km522 miles453 nmNortheast NE
MasayaSat 4:00 AM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 4:00 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelSat 4:00 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 4:00 AM914 km568 miles493 nmNorth N
Santa AnaSat 4:00 AM942 km585 miles508 nmNorth N
EscuintlaSat 4:00 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 4:00 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 4:00 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorth N
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