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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' North, Longitude: 97° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.78 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.0"970.12 miwest0° 07' 16.2"8.33 minorth969.88 mi
24 hours11° 32' 41.7"771.33 mieast2° 32' 24.1"174.66 minorth786.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María Huatulco *Thu 2:34 PM194 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
Oaxaca *Thu 2:34 PM260 km161 miles140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Thu 2:34 PM294 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
Cuernavaca *Thu 2:34 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Thu 2:34 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Thu 2:34 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Thu 2:34 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
Querétaro *Thu 2:34 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaThu 1:34 PM774 km481 miles418 nmEast E
Leon *Thu 2:34 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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