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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 18:50:00 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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 102° 13' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 50.5"797.58 mieast4° 35' 43.1"315.74 minorth856.85 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 12:50 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 12:50 PM1847 km1148 miles997 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 12:50 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:50 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 12:50 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth N
VeracruzMon 12:50 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:50 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 12:50 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraMon 12:50 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmNorth N
San JoseMon 12:50 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE

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