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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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' North, Longitude: 107° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 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' 35.7"1002.54 miwest0° 11' 18.7"12.95 minorth1002.61 mi
24 hours12° 03' 28.6"834.08 mieast4° 25' 35.3"304.16 minorth886.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Thu 7:58 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:58 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Thu 7:58 AM2288 km1421 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Thu 7:58 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 7:58 AM2436 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 7:58 AM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 6:58 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Thu 6:58 AM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth N
San SalvadorThu 6:58 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 6:58 AM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmEast-northeast ENE
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