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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 = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 9:24:00 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: 17%

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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' North, Longitude: 93° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.07 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"964.20 miWest0° 06' 31.5"7.48 miNorth963.96 mi
24 hours11° 32' 21.8"766.29 miEast2° 13' 15.1"152.73 miNorth776.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 3:24 PM82 km51 miles44 nmNortheast NE
San Cristobal de las CasasFri 3:24 PM124 km77 miles67 nmEast-northeast ENE
VillahermosaFri 3:24 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 3:24 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest W
OaxacaFri 3:24 PM334 km208 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
EscuintlaFri 3:24 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
GuatemalaFri 3:24 PM386 km240 miles209 nmEast-southeast ESE
VeracruzFri 3:24 PM414 km257 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
Santa AnaFri 3:24 PM512 km318 miles277 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaFri 3:24 PM523 km325 miles283 nmEast E

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