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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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 29' North, Longitude: 106° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.09 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"991.03 miwest0° 09' 56.8"11.39 minorth990.85 mi
24 hours11° 23' 48.1"777.58 mieast3° 41' 53.1"254.19 minorth813.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 2:44 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaWed 2:44 PM1244 km773 miles671 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraWed 2:44 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 2:44 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
LeonWed 2:44 PM1407 km874 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 2:44 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 1:44 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiWed 2:44 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzWed 2:44 PM1575 km979 miles850 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 2:44 PM1866 km1159 miles1008 nmEast-northeast ENE
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