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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 24' South, Longitude: 113° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.1"1000.22 miwest0° 11' 42.3"13.40 minorth1000.44 mi
24 hours11° 46' 28.5"812.06 mieast4° 42' 22.0"323.35 minorth875.60 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 *Sun 1:50 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSun 12:50 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmEast E
AdamstownSun 10:50 AM2864 km1779 miles1546 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CitySun 12:50 PM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 12:50 PM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 12:50 PM3392 km2108 miles1832 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 12:50 PM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSun 12:50 PM3592 km2232 miles1940 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanSun 12:50 PM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 12:50 PM3675 km2284 miles1985 nmEast-northeast ENE
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