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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: 1%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 18' South, Longitude: 121° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.25 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.3"1000.45 miwest0° 11' 42.7"13.41 minorth1000.66 mi
24 hours11° 46' 04.4"811.77 mieast4° 42' 22.7"323.39 minorth875.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:20 AM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 2:20 PM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 9:20 AM3391 km2107 miles1831 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:20 PM3568 km2217 miles1926 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 1:20 PM3590 km2231 miles1938 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 12:20 PM3860 km2399 miles2084 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:20 PM4007 km2490 miles2164 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 9:20 AM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmWest W
San SalvadorSun 1:20 PM4087 km2540 miles2207 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Sun 12:20 PM4258 km2646 miles2299 nmNorth N
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