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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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 04:28:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 18' North, Longitude: 84° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.56 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.2"985.36 miwest0° 09' 26.5"10.82 misouth985.68 mi
24 hours11° 20' 31.2"769.36 mieast4° 01' 53.7"277.07 misouth822.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiberiaSat 10:28 PM131 km82 miles71 nmSouthwest SW
AlajuelaSat 10:28 PM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth S
San JoseSat 10:28 PM157 km97 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MasayaSat 10:28 PM194 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimónSat 10:28 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
ManaguaSat 10:28 PM218 km136 miles118 nmWest-northwest WNW
MatagalpaSat 10:28 PM240 km149 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto CabezasSat 10:28 PM323 km201 miles174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidSat 11:28 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
TegucigalpaSat 10:28 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW

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