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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 6:48:00 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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' North, Longitude: 109° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.22 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.6"995.80 miWest0° 10' 17.2"11.78 miNorth995.66 mi
24 hours11° 19' 22.3"776.05 miEast3° 52' 53.3"266.76 miNorth816.67 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 1:48 PM1454 km904 miles785 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 1:48 PM1575 km979 miles851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Tue 1:48 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Tue 1:48 PM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 12:48 PM1742 km1083 miles941 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Tue 1:48 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 1:48 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Tue 1:48 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 12:48 PM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 12:48 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmEast-northeast ENE

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