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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 21:34:00 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 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 126° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.3"968.99 miwest0° 07' 07.1"8.16 minorth968.75 mi
24 hours11° 33' 16.5"771.10 mieast2° 28' 27.3"170.14 minorth784.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Thu 2:34 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Thu 2:34 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 2:34 PM2244 km1395 miles1212 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Thu 2:34 PM2249 km1398 miles1214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Thu 2:34 PM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Thu 3:34 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Thu 2:34 PM2495 km1551 miles1347 nmNorth N
PhoenixThu 2:34 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Thu 2:34 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Thu 4:34 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmEast-northeast ENE

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