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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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 17:48:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 43' North, Longitude: 75° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.9"1001.16 miwest0° 11' 10.5"12.80 minorth1001.11 mi
24 hours11° 24' 50.7"786.86 mieast4° 16' 51.8"294.19 minorth837.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PereiraTue 12:48 PM12 km7 miles6 nmNorth N
ManizalesTue 12:48 PM41 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IbaguéTue 12:48 PM50 km31 miles27 nmSoutheast SE
MedellinTue 12:48 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth N
CaliTue 12:48 PM171 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuenaventuraTue 12:48 PM175 km109 miles95 nmWest-southwest WSW
BogotaTue 12:48 PM177 km110 miles95 nmEast E
VillavicencioTue 12:48 PM234 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
FlorenciaTue 12:48 PM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
BucaramangaTue 12:48 PM386 km240 miles208 nmNortheast NE

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