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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 Saturday, March 16, 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: 24%

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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' North, Longitude: 55° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.22 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"953.14 miwest0° 04' 37.5"5.30 minorth952.95 mi
24 hours11° 36' 24.1"762.10 mieast1° 25' 56.5"98.52 minorth765.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 3:34 PM670 km416 miles362 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreSat 3:34 PM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 3:34 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 3:34 PM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 3:34 PM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 3:34 PM722 km448 miles390 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 3:34 PM727 km452 miles393 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSat 3:34 PM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 3:34 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 3:34 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
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