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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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' North, Longitude: 84° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.6"964.57 miwest0° 06' 34.8"7.54 minorth964.33 mi
24 hours11° 32' 13.5"766.42 mieast2° 14' 37.4"154.30 minorth777.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuanajaFri 2:44 PM202 km125 miles109 nmWest W
Puerto CabezasFri 2:44 PM250 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La CeibaFri 2:44 PM300 km187 miles162 nmWest W
MatagalpaFri 2:44 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TegucigalpaFri 2:44 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
CholomaFri 2:44 PM426 km265 miles230 nmWest W
George Town (Cayman)Fri 3:44 PM445 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
DangrigaFri 2:44 PM456 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
San PedroFri 2:44 PM461 km286 miles249 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belize CityFri 2:44 PM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-northwest WNW

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