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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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 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: 88%

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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 51' North, Longitude: 93° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"992.99 miwest0° 10' 06.4"11.58 misouth993.28 mi
24 hours11° 21' 41.0"776.54 mieast4° 15' 30.9"292.64 misouth833.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaSat 9:42 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 9:42 PM691 km430 miles373 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaSat 9:42 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 9:42 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelSat 9:42 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 9:42 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa María HuatulcoSat 9:42 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasayaSat 9:42 PM851 km529 miles459 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaSat 9:42 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezSat 9:42 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth N

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