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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 19:00:00 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 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' North, Longitude: 104° 38' 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' 56.3"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 43.1"13.42 minorth1004.12 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.1"797.49 mieast4° 35' 37.4"315.63 minorth856.71 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 1:00 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmEast E
AcapulcoMon 1:00 PM1897 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 1:00 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 1:00 PM2214 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraMon 1:00 PM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 1:00 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzMon 1:00 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesMon 1:00 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
ManaguaMon 1:00 PM2413 km1500 miles1303 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 1:00 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNortheast NE
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