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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 04:38:00 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: 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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 17' North, Longitude: 86° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.60 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.3"985.45 miwest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 misouth985.77 mi
24 hours11° 20' 30.7"769.42 mieast4° 02' 06.3"277.32 misouth822.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasayaSat 10:38 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 10:38 PM117 km73 miles63 nmNortheast NE
LeónSat 10:38 PM128 km79 miles69 nmNorth N
LiberiaSat 10:38 PM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
MatagalpaSat 10:38 PM210 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelSat 10:38 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaSat 10:38 PM313 km194 miles169 nmNorth N
AlajuelaSat 10:38 PM322 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseSat 10:38 PM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorSat 10:38 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW

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