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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 17' North
Longitude: 100° 04' 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"1004.11 miwest0° 11' 43.3"13.42 minorth1004.19 mi
24 hours11° 31' 54.5"797.71 mieast4° 35' 48.2"315.86 minorth857.03 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 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 12:40 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 12:40 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 12:40 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaMon 12:40 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 12:40 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 12:40 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 12:40 PM2081 km1293 miles1123 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 12:40 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorth N
VeracruzMon 12:40 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth N
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