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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 8, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' South, Longitude: 117° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.23 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 43.0"973.41 miwest0° 09' 30.4"10.89 minorth973.79 mi
24 hours12° 39' 31.3"852.06 mieast4° 06' 11.7"282.03 minorth903.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 12:20 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 9:20 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 7:20 AM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 11:20 AM4136 km2570 miles2234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 11:20 AM4275 km2656 miles2308 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 11:20 AM4309 km2678 miles2327 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 12:20 PM4375 km2718 miles2362 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 11:20 AM4440 km2759 miles2397 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 11:20 AM4486 km2787 miles2422 nmEast-northeast ENE

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