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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 21:34:00 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 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 118° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"990.63 miwest0° 09' 54.0"11.34 minorth990.45 mi
24 hours11° 23' 51.9"777.34 mieast3° 40' 36.8"252.73 minorth812.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 2:34 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 3:34 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 3:34 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 3:34 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 2:34 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 3:34 PM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Wed 2:34 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorth N
San Diego *Wed 2:34 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Wed 2:34 PM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmNorth N
Los Angeles *Wed 2:34 PM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmNorth N

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