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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, July 28, 2013 at 10:54:00 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: 63%

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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 49' North, Longitude: 91° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.54 meters/second, 1593.1 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.1"989.79 miwest0° 09' 40.5"11.08 minorth989.61 mi
24 hours11° 27' 08.4"780.61 mieast3° 34' 23.1"245.60 minorth813.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San SalvadorSun 4:54 AM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaSun 4:54 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
Santa AnaSun 4:54 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 4:54 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
San MiguelSun 4:54 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 4:54 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaSun 4:54 AM638 km397 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSun 4:54 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
CholomaSun 4:54 AM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta GordaSun 4:54 AM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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