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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 66° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"979.41 miwest0° 08' 33.5"9.81 minorth979.18 mi
24 hours11° 26' 49.6"771.94 mieast3° 05' 05.1"212.10 minorth795.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Thu 2:44 PM191 km119 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
WillemstadThu 2:44 PM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaracasThu 2:14 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouth S
MaracayThu 2:14 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ValenciaThu 2:14 PM327 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadThu 2:44 PM358 km223 miles193 nmWest W
BarquisimetoThu 2:14 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
MaturínThu 2:14 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
Saint George'sThu 2:44 PM545 km339 miles294 nmEast E
San Fernando de ApureThu 2:14 PM561 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
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