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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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:38:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 14' North, Longitude: 88° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 33.4"1002.46 miwest0° 11' 19.8"12.97 minorth1002.53 mi
24 hours12° 04' 08.6"834.82 mieast4° 26' 22.4"305.04 minorth887.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:38 AM185 km115 miles100 nmSouthwest SW
PortoviejoThu 6:38 AM894 km556 miles483 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 6:38 AM983 km611 miles531 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 6:38 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmEast E
San JoseThu 5:38 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 5:38 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmNorth N
CaliThu 6:38 AM1368 km850 miles738 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaThu 6:38 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:38 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 5:38 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth N
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