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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 30' North
Longitude: 87° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.49 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.8"996.49 miwest0° 10' 21.3"11.86 minorth996.37 mi
24 hours11° 19' 07.2"776.30 mieast3° 54' 50.9"269.03 minorth817.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaTue 11:14 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 11:14 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNortheast NE
MasayaTue 11:14 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidTue 12:14 PM520 km323 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 11:14 AM521 km324 miles282 nmNorth N
MatagalpaTue 11:14 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasTue 12:14 PM673 km418 miles363 nmEast E
San MiguelTue 11:14 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth N
San SalvadorTue 11:14 AM725 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaTue 11:14 AM729 km453 miles393 nmNorth N
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