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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 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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' North, Longitude: 122° 32' 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' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.2"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 42.1"13.40 minorth1004.11 mi
24 hours11° 31' 13.7"796.84 mieast4° 34' 54.0"314.80 minorth855.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 12:14 PM2952 km1835 miles1594 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityMon 2:14 PM3295 km2048 miles1779 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 3:14 PM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloMon 1:14 PM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 10:14 AM3577 km2222 miles1931 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 2:14 PM3670 km2280 miles1982 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Mon 1:14 PM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 1:14 PM3799 km2361 miles2051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 2:14 PM3848 km2391 miles2078 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiTue 10:14 AM3875 km2408 miles2093 nmWest W
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