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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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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 17' North
Longitude: 119° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.23 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.0"1000.41 miwest0° 11' 04.0"12.67 minorth1000.34 mi
24 hours11° 24' 22.6"785.70 mieast4° 13' 32.8"290.41 minorth834.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 1:50 PM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 2:50 PM2477 km1539 miles1338 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 2:50 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 2:50 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 2:50 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 1:50 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Tue 1:50 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNorth N
PhoenixTue 1:50 PM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 2:50 PM3387 km2105 miles1829 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:50 PM3448 km2143 miles1862 nmEast E
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