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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 04:52:00 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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 15' North, Longitude: 90° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 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' 36.4"985.57 miwest0° 09' 27.9"10.84 misouth985.90 mi
24 hours11° 20' 30.0"769.51 mieast4° 02' 24.0"277.65 misouth822.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San SalvadorSat 10:52 PM295 km184 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaSat 10:52 PM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelSat 10:52 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNortheast NE
EscuintlaSat 10:52 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSat 10:52 PM374 km233 miles202 nmNorth N
ManaguaSat 10:52 PM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSat 10:52 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
MasayaSat 10:52 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast E
MatagalpaSat 10:52 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
CholomaSat 10:52 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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