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Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2019
Apr. 17, 2019
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Monster Beverage Corp  
Entity Central Index Key 0000865752  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2019  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Trading Symbol MNST  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   543,576,196
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1