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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 8:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' North, Longitude: 103° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.83 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 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' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"956.76 miWest0° 05' 12.2"5.96 miNorth956.55 mi
24 hours11° 38' 47.6"767.68 miEast1° 40' 14.0"114.90 miNorth772.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Colima *Fri 3:44 PM179 km111 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Manzanillo *Fri 3:44 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
Guadalajara *Fri 3:44 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
Acapulco *Fri 3:44 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 3:44 PM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Fri 3:44 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Fri 3:44 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Fri 2:44 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cuernavaca *Fri 3:44 PM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Fri 3:44 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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