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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 5:48:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 95° 01' West

The ground speed is currently 445.40 meters/second, 1603.4 kilometres/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"996.20 miWest0° 10' 19.9"11.83 miNorth996.07 mi
24 hours11° 19' 12.5"776.18 miEast3° 54' 09.6"268.22 miNorth817.32 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuetzaltenangoTue 11:48 AM873 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaTue 11:48 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 11:48 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 12:48 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth N
Santa AnaTue 11:48 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 11:48 AM928 km576 miles501 nmNortheast NE
San VicenteTue 11:48 AM955 km593 miles516 nmNortheast NE
San MiguelTue 11:48 AM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 11:48 AM1084 km674 miles585 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 11:48 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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