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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 Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 07:42:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, April 7, 2014 at 8:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' South, Longitude: 115° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.2"987.99 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.47 misouth987.81 mi
24 hours12° 09' 09.6"827.78 mieast3° 24' 58.0"234.81 misouth855.77 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 *Tue 2:42 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 11:42 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:42 AM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 2:42 AM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 9:42 PM3760 km2336 miles2030 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaTue 1:42 AM3884 km2413 miles2097 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 1:42 AM3924 km2438 miles2119 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 1:42 AM4068 km2528 miles2197 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaTue 1:42 AM4114 km2556 miles2221 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 1:42 AM4130 km2566 miles2230 nmEast-northeast ENE

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