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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: 53%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 48' North
Longitude: 85° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"944.99 miwest0° 02' 29.8"2.86 misouth945.11 mi
24 hours11° 31' 52.0"750.67 mieast1° 24' 54.0"97.33 misouth760.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CozumelTue 6:02 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
Playa del CarmenTue 6:02 PM162 km101 miles88 nmNorthwest NW
CancúnTue 6:02 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
ChetumalTue 6:02 PM300 km187 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
San PedroTue 6:02 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
Orange Walk TownTue 6:02 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belize CityTue 6:02 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
DangrigaTue 6:02 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
MeridaTue 6:02 PM420 km261 miles227 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelmopanTue 6:02 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
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