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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 30, 2014 at 17:44:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 18' North, Longitude: 86° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.3"997.16 miwest0° 11' 04.7"12.69 minorth997.09 mi
24 hours12° 30' 55.0"862.01 mieast4° 12' 27.9"289.16 minorth905.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidSun 12:44 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 11:44 AM559 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlajuelaSun 11:44 AM562 km349 miles304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasSun 12:44 PM645 km401 miles348 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaSun 11:44 AM739 km459 miles399 nmNorth N
ManaguaSun 11:44 AM758 km471 miles410 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:44 AM788 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PanamaSun 12:44 PM834 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
San MiguelSun 11:44 AM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PortoviejoSun 12:44 PM941 km585 miles508 nmSoutheast SE

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