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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 20:14:00 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

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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' North, Longitude: 88° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.4"978.50 miwest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 minorth978.27 mi
24 hours11° 27' 06.4"771.55 mieast3° 02' 23.6"209.00 minorth794.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San MiguelThu 2:14 PM41 km25 miles22 nmNorth N
San VicenteThu 2:14 PM86 km53 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
San SalvadorThu 2:14 PM125 km78 miles67 nmWest-northwest WNW
TegucigalpaThu 2:14 PM151 km94 miles81 nmNortheast NE
LeónThu 2:14 PM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa AnaThu 2:14 PM175 km109 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
ManaguaThu 2:14 PM237 km147 miles128 nmEast-southeast ESE
MatagalpaThu 2:14 PM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
MasayaThu 2:14 PM262 km163 miles141 nmEast-southeast ESE
CholomaThu 2:14 PM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth N
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