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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 = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 8:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' North, Longitude: 98° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.90 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.95 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.9"956.92 miWest0° 05' 14.0"6.00 miNorth956.70 mi
24 hours11° 38' 44.0"767.74 miEast1° 40' 57.3"115.72 miNorth772.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puebla *Fri 3:24 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth N
Cuernavaca *Fri 3:24 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Acapulco *Fri 3:24 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
Oaxaca *Fri 3:24 PM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico City *Fri 3:24 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tizayuca *Fri 3:24 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Fri 3:24 PM302 km188 miles163 nmNortheast NE
Santa María Huatulco *Fri 3:24 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSoutheast SE
Querétaro *Fri 3:24 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Fri 3:24 PM511 km317 miles276 nmNorthwest NW

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