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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 15:04:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 26' South, Longitude: 47° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"1003.91 miwest0° 11' 45.6"13.47 minorth1004.01 mi
24 hours11° 33' 37.5"799.62 mieast4° 37' 41.8"318.01 minorth859.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémMon 12:04 PM154 km96 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneMon 12:04 PM797 km495 miles430 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 12:04 PM975 km606 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
FortalezaMon 12:04 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboMon 12:04 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMon 11:04 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownMon 11:04 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeMon 12:04 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaMon 12:04 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmSouth S
SalvadorMon 12:04 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmSoutheast SE

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