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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 5:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' South, Longitude: 104° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.0"988.88 miWest0° 10' 57.0"12.54 miNorth989.21 mi
24 hours12° 10' 26.9"831.21 miEast4° 32' 36.9"312.23 miNorth892.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:20 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sat 12:20 PM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaSat 12:20 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmEast E
QuitoSat 12:20 PM3038 km1888 miles1640 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 11:20 AM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 11:20 AM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 11:20 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 11:20 AM3102 km1928 miles1675 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 11:20 AM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySat 11:20 AM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmNorth N

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