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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 7:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 02' North, Longitude: 80° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.5"978.79 miWest0° 08' 29.3"9.73 miNorth978.55 mi
24 hours11° 27' 00.6"771.66 miEast3° 03' 18.2"210.04 miNorth794.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San AndrésThu 2:44 PM95 km59 miles51 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto CabezasThu 1:44 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-northwest WNW
PanamaThu 2:44 PM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseThu 1:44 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
AlajuelaThu 1:44 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
DavidThu 2:44 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MatagalpaThu 1:44 PM539 km335 miles291 nmWest W
Santiago de VeraguasThu 2:44 PM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth S
MasayaThu 1:44 PM572 km355 miles309 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaThu 1:44 PM585 km364 miles316 nmWest W

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