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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 21:36:00 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 38' North, Longitude: 119° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 860.9 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"990.61 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth990.43 mi
24 hours11° 23' 52.1"777.33 mieast3° 40' 33.8"252.67 minorth812.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 2:36 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 3:36 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 3:36 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 3:36 PM2279 km1416 miles1230 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 2:36 PM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 3:36 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Wed 2:36 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorth N
San Diego *Wed 2:36 PM2568 km1596 miles1386 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Wed 2:36 PM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
Los Angeles *Wed 2:36 PM2708 km1682 miles1462 nmNorth N

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