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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 04:02:00 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 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 48' North, Longitude: 98° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 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' 42.9"993.14 miwest0° 10' 07.4"11.60 misouth993.43 mi
24 hours11° 21' 47.1"776.77 mieast4° 15' 52.1"293.04 misouth833.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoSat 10:02 PM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoSat 10:02 PM914 km568 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OaxacaSat 10:02 PM925 km575 miles500 nmNorth N
EscuintlaSat 10:02 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 10:02 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaSat 10:02 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 10:02 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzSat 10:02 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmNorth N
Mexico CitySat 10:02 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 10:02 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmEast-northeast ENE

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