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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 24%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' North, Longitude: 84° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.7"952.34 miwest0° 04' 26.7"5.09 minorth952.15 mi
24 hours11° 36' 41.1"761.78 mieast1° 21' 30.2"93.44 minorth764.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Playa del CarmenSat 3:34 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
San PedroSat 3:34 PM336 km209 miles181 nmWest W
CancúnSat 3:34 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
ChetumalSat 3:34 PM364 km226 miles197 nmWest W
La CeibaSat 3:34 PM366 km227 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
Belize CitySat 3:34 PM371 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
George Town (Cayman)Sat 4:34 PM376 km234 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
Orange Walk TownSat 3:34 PM395 km246 miles213 nmWest W
DangrigaSat 3:34 PM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelmopanSat 3:34 PM439 km273 miles237 nmWest-southwest WSW
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