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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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 12:48:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 53' North, Longitude: 93° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.0"999.41 miwest0° 10' 42.7"12.27 minorth999.35 mi
24 hours11° 56' 24.4"822.91 mieast4° 05' 20.8"281.00 minorth866.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:48 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San SalvadorFri 6:48 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 6:48 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 6:48 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 6:48 AM1116 km693 miles602 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 6:48 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 6:48 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelmopanFri 6:48 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Fri 7:48 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PanamaFri 7:48 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast-northeast ENE

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