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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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 20:34:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' North, Longitude: 104° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.13 meters/second, 1595.3 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"991.11 miwest0° 09' 57.4"11.40 minorth990.93 mi
24 hours11° 23' 47.3"777.63 mieast3° 42' 08.3"254.48 minorth813.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 2:34 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto VallartaWed 2:34 PM1237 km769 miles668 nmNorth N
Mexico CityWed 2:34 PM1243 km772 miles671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 2:34 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth N
LeonWed 2:34 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 2:34 PM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorth N
VeracruzWed 2:34 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiWed 2:34 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 1:34 PM1538 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 2:34 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE

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