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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 5:48:00 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 16' North, Longitude: 106° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 41.6"1003.29 miWest0° 11' 09.1"12.77 miNorth1003.28 mi
24 hours11° 17' 59.0"780.34 miEast4° 19' 10.4"296.81 miNorth832.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Mon 12:48 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:48 AM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico City *Mon 12:48 PM1950 km1211 miles1053 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 12:48 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Mon 12:48 PM2081 km1293 miles1123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 12:48 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 11:48 AM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 11:48 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 11:48 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaMon 11:48 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmEast-northeast ENE

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