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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' North, Longitude: 87° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.6"1004.09 miwest0° 11' 43.9"13.44 minorth1004.18 mi
24 hours11° 32' 17.4"798.16 mieast4° 36' 16.0"316.39 minorth857.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:50 AM214 km133 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilMon 12:50 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 12:50 PM1055 km655 miles569 nmEast E
San JoseMon 11:50 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliMon 12:50 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaMon 11:50 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth N
PanamaMon 12:50 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:50 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
MedellinMon 12:50 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaMon 11:50 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth N
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