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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' North, Longitude: 90° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"1000.96 miwest0° 11' 08.3"12.76 minorth1000.90 mi
24 hours11° 24' 40.3"786.49 mieast4° 15' 44.4"292.92 minorth836.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:50 PM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseTue 12:50 PM940 km584 miles508 nmNortheast NE
MasayaTue 12:50 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 12:50 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 12:50 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNorth N
San MiguelTue 12:50 PM996 km619 miles538 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaTue 12:50 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 12:50 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaTue 12:50 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaTue 1:50 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
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