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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, March 11, 2013 at 6:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 16' North, Longitude: 99° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 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' 55.8"1004.04 miWest0° 11' 43.4"13.42 miNorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 55.1"797.67 miEast4° 35' 48.7"315.85 miNorth856.99 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 12:40 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 12:40 PM1834 km1140 miles991 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 12:40 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 12:40 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaMon 12:40 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 12:40 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 12:40 PM2042 km1269 miles1102 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 12:40 PM2064 km1283 miles1114 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 12:40 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth N
VeracruzMon 12:40 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmNorth N

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