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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 = Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 36%

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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' North, Longitude: 96° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.21 meters/second, 1530.7 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"950.90 miWest0° 03' 51.6"4.42 miSouth951.09 mi
24 hours11° 20' 40.2"742.81 miEast1° 55' 48.4"132.74 miSouth758.62 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 PM40 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Oaxaca *Tue 6:26 PM208 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puebla *Tue 6:26 PM223 km139 miles121 nmWest W
Mexico City *Tue 6:26 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cuernavaca *Tue 6:26 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 6:26 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSouth S
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 6:26 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
Acapulco *Tue 6:26 PM466 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Tue 6:26 PM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Tue 6:26 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNorthwest NW

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