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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 8:00:00 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 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 07' North, Longitude: 107° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.34 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 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' 23.3"1000.58 miWest0° 11' 05.9"12.71 miNorth1000.51 mi
24 hours11° 24' 29.9"785.98 miEast4° 14' 29.5"291.47 miNorth835.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 2:00 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 2:00 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 2:00 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonTue 2:00 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 2:00 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 2:00 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 1:00 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:00 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaTue 2:00 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 2:00 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE

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