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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 20:24:00 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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' North, Longitude: 90° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.47 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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"978.41 miwest0° 08' 26.6"9.67 minorth978.17 mi
24 hours11° 27' 08.3"771.51 mieast3° 02' 05.3"208.65 minorth794.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaThu 2:24 PM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 2:24 PM150 km93 miles81 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 2:24 PM164 km102 miles89 nmNorth N
San SalvadorThu 2:24 PM168 km104 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
San VicenteThu 2:24 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuetzaltenangoThu 2:24 PM210 km131 miles113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San MiguelThu 2:24 PM269 km167 miles145 nmEast E
Punta GordaThu 2:24 PM382 km238 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 2:24 PM382 km238 miles206 nmEast-northeast ENE
CholomaThu 2:24 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
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