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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:14:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 10' North, Longitude: 98° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.2"1003.39 miWest0° 11' 09.9"12.79 miNorth1003.38 mi
24 hours11° 18' 01.7"780.47 miEast4° 19' 37.7"297.34 miNorth832.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:14 AM1045 km650 miles564 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaMon 11:14 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 11:14 AM1520 km945 miles821 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaMon 11:14 AM1520 km945 miles821 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Mon 12:14 PM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorth N
ManaguaMon 11:14 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 11:14 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 11:14 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Mon 12:14 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Mon 12:14 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N

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