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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 10' North
Longitude: 98° 21' 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 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.2"1003.45 miwest0° 11' 09.9"12.79 minorth1003.44 mi
24 hours11° 18' 01.6"780.52 mieast4° 19' 36.8"297.34 minorth833.02 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 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmEast-southeast ESE
Acapulco *Mon 12:14 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 11:14 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaMon 11:14 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:14 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 11:14 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 11:14 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 11:14 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Mon 12:14 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Mon 12:14 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth N
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