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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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:14:00 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: 11%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' North, Longitude: 102° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.88 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"999.53 miwest0° 10' 27.9"11.98 minorth999.44 mi
24 hours11° 08' 11.5"765.75 mieast3° 59' 33.4"274.38 minorth810.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Mon 11:14 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Mon 11:14 AM1491 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 10:14 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Mon 11:14 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 10:14 AM1596 km991 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE
Guadalajara *Mon 11:14 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth N
Santa AnaMon 10:14 AM1615 km1004 miles872 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 10:14 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 11:14 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Mon 11:14 AM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNorth N

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