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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 = Tuesday, April 9, 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

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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 30' North, Longitude: 86° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.50 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"996.43 miWest0° 10' 21.4"11.86 miNorth996.30 mi
24 hours11° 19' 07.1"776.25 miEast3° 54' 52.3"269.03 miNorth817.68 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 AM397 km246 miles214 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 11:14 AM401 km249 miles216 nmNortheast NE
DavidTue 12:14 PM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaTue 11:14 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth N
ManaguaTue 11:14 AM518 km322 miles279 nmNorth N
MatagalpaTue 11:14 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth N
Santiago de VeraguasTue 12:14 PM643 km400 miles347 nmEast E
San MiguelTue 11:14 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaTue 11:14 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
San SalvadorTue 11:14 AM735 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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