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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:26:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' North, Longitude: 91° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.8"945.02 miwest0° 02' 31.9"2.90 misouth945.15 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.5"750.59 mieast1° 25' 43.3"98.27 misouth760.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CampecheTue 6:26 PM83 km52 miles45 nmEast E
MeridaTue 6:26 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
Orange Walk TownTue 6:26 PM347 km216 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChetumalTue 6:26 PM349 km217 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tuxtla GutierrezTue 6:26 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelmopanTue 6:26 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
San PedroTue 6:26 PM410 km255 miles222 nmEast-southeast ESE
Belize CityTue 6:26 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
DangrigaTue 6:26 PM453 km281 miles244 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del CarmenTue 6:26 PM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE

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