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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 7:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 03' North, Longitude: 102° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.68 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"1000.67 miWest0° 11' 06.6"12.72 miNorth1000.60 mi
24 hours11° 24' 32.8"786.12 miEast4° 14' 51.4"291.89 miNorth835.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 1:40 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:40 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico CityTue 1:40 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 1:40 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzTue 1:40 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 1:40 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmNorth N
Santa AnaTue 1:40 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 1:40 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNortheast NE
LeonTue 1:40 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth N
AguascalientesTue 1:40 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth N

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