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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 50' North
Longitude: 96° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.21 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.85 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.6"950.97 miwest0° 03' 51.6"4.43 misouth951.16 mi
24 hours11° 20' 39.6"742.86 mieast1° 55' 50.6"132.79 misouth758.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Veracruz *Tue 6:26 PM42 km26 miles23 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puebla *Tue 6:26 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest W
Oaxaca *Tue 6:26 PM200 km125 miles108 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico City *Tue 6:26 PM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 6:26 PM411 km255 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
Acapulco *Tue 6:26 PM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Tue 6:26 PM469 km291 miles253 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Tue 6:26 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Tue 6:26 PM619 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
Aguascalientes *Tue 6:26 PM707 km439 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW
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