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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: 0%
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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 38' North
Longitude: 97° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.36 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"996.20 miwest0° 10' 19.3"11.82 minorth996.07 mi
24 hours11° 19' 14.2"776.21 mieast3° 53' 55.5"267.97 minorth817.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Tue 12:58 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuatemalaTue 11:58 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 11:58 AM1135 km706 miles613 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 11:58 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Tue 12:58 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsTue 11:58 AM1303 km810 miles704 nmSoutheast SE
Mexico City *Tue 12:58 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaTue 11:58 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 11:58 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanTue 11:58 AM1440 km895 miles778 nmNortheast NE
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