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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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:20:00 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

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 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 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° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.3"1000.37 miwest0° 11' 42.7"13.41 minorth1000.59 mi
24 hours11° 46' 05.4"811.73 mieast4° 42' 22.7"323.36 minorth875.24 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 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 2:20 PM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 9:20 AM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:20 PM3538 km2198 miles1910 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 1:20 PM3570 km2218 miles1928 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 12:20 PM3852 km2394 miles2080 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 1:20 PM3982 km2474 miles2150 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 1:20 PM4061 km2524 miles2193 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 9:20 AM4073 km2531 miles2199 nmWest W
Los Angeles *Sun 12:20 PM4256 km2645 miles2298 nmNorth N

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