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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 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° 48' 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"1004.11 miwest0° 11' 42.1"13.40 minorth1004.18 mi
24 hours11° 31' 13.1"796.88 mieast4° 34' 53.3"314.81 minorth855.73 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 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityMon 2:14 PM3318 km2062 miles1792 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 3:14 PM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HermosilloMon 1:14 PM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 10:14 AM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 2:14 PM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Mon 1:14 PM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 1:14 PM3807 km2366 miles2056 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiTue 10:14 AM3845 km2389 miles2076 nmWest W
GuatemalaMon 2:14 PM3875 km2408 miles2092 nmEast-northeast ENE
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