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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 17:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' North, Longitude: 87° 42' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.6"1004.02 miwest0° 11' 43.9"13.44 minorth1004.11 mi
24 hours11° 32' 17.8"798.11 mieast4° 36' 16.5"316.38 minorth857.68 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 AM240 km149 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
PortoviejoMon 12:50 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 12:50 PM905 km562 miles489 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 12:50 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmEast E
San JoseMon 11:50 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliMon 12:50 PM1298 km806 miles701 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaMon 12:50 PM1336 km830 miles722 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 11:50 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth N
MedellinMon 12:50 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 11:50 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorth N

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