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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 8:44:00 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

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 PM1113 km692 miles601 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 PM1403 km872 miles757 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 2:44 PM1456 km905 miles786 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 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 2:44 PM1866 km1159 miles1008 nmEast-northeast ENE

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