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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 20:00:00 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 phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 32' North, Longitude: 119° 09' 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' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.8"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 42.3"13.40 minorth1004.11 mi
24 hours11° 31' 19.8"796.96 mieast4° 35' 02.2"314.96 minorth855.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mexico CityMon 2:00 PM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 12:00 Noon3069 km1907 miles1657 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Mon 3:00 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloMon 1:00 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 2:00 PM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 2:00 PM3513 km2183 miles1897 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 2:00 PM3607 km2242 miles1948 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 1:00 PM3711 km2306 miles2004 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 1:00 PM3718 km2310 miles2007 nmNorth N
BelmopanMon 2:00 PM3806 km2365 miles2055 nmEast-northeast ENE

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