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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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 09:34:00 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: 56%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' South, Longitude: 60° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.22 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.63 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.6"937.47 miwest0° 02' 45.5"3.16 misouth937.34 mi
24 hours14° 04' 30.5"915.25 mieast0° 29' 27.7"33.78 misouth914.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzMon 5:34 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 5:34 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreMon 5:34 AM552 km343 miles298 nmWest W
Asuncion *Mon 6:34 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SaltaMon 6:34 AM764 km475 miles413 nmSouthwest SW
TucumánMon 6:34 AM923 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazMon 5:34 AM931 km579 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
CórdobaMon 6:34 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaMon 6:34 AM1373 km853 miles742 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoMon 5:34 AM1380 km857 miles745 nmNorthwest NW
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