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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 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 13:38:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 13:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' South, Longitude: 116° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.63 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.4"1003.45 miwest0° 10' 20.0"11.83 misouth1003.41 mi
24 hours11° 14' 00.9"775.14 mieast4° 04' 29.4"280.01 misouth821.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 8:38 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownWed 5:38 AM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 7:38 AM2988 km1856 miles1613 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 7:38 AM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 7:38 AM3509 km2181 miles1895 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 7:38 AM3576 km2222 miles1931 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 6:38 AM3704 km2301 miles2000 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 7:38 AM3773 km2344 miles2037 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 7:38 AM3781 km2349 miles2041 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanWed 7:38 AM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNortheast NE

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