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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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 16%

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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 67° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.59 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.09 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"965.21 miwest0° 06' 40.5"7.65 minorth964.97 mi
24 hours11° 31' 58.7"766.65 mieast2° 17' 01.1"157.04 minorth778.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PonceFri 3:34 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MayagüezFri 3:34 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth N
CaguasFri 3:34 PM263 km164 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JuanFri 3:34 PM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta CanaFri 3:34 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChristianstedFri 3:34 PM313 km195 miles169 nmNortheast NE
La RomanaFri 3:34 PM329 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
Charlotte AmalieFri 3:34 PM340 km211 miles183 nmNortheast NE
Road TownFri 3:34 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
Santo DomingoFri 3:34 PM403 km250 miles217 nmNorthwest NW
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