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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: 11%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 22' North, Longitude: 110° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"999.41 miwest0° 10' 26.6"11.96 minorth999.31 mi
24 hours11° 08' 16.7"765.75 mieast3° 58' 55.6"273.68 minorth809.82 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 11:48 AM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 11:48 AM1765 km1096 miles953 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Mon 11:48 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Mon 11:48 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 10:48 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 11:48 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Mon 11:48 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 10:48 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 10:48 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorMon 10:48 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmEast-northeast ENE
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