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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 19:44:00 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 phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, April 7, 2014 at 8:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' North, Longitude: 115° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.0"996.56 miwest0° 10' 59.7"12.59 minorth996.48 mi
24 hours12° 30' 43.3"861.26 mieast4° 09' 54.4"286.23 minorth903.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoSun 1:44 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSun 1:44 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanSun 12:44 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesSun 1:44 PM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 1:44 PM2301 km1430 miles1242 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzSun 1:44 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 12:44 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSun 1:44 PM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:44 PM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorSun 1:44 PM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmEast-northeast ENE
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