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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 17:38:00 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: 10%

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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 30' North, Longitude: 122° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.2"999.06 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 minorth998.96 mi
24 hours11° 08' 24.2"765.63 mieast3° 58' 02.5"272.65 minorth809.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 11:38 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 12:38 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 10:38 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Mon 12:38 PM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 10:38 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 10:38 AM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Mon 10:38 AM3364 km2090 miles1817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 10:38 AM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmNorth N
AdamstownMon 9:38 AM3590 km2231 miles1939 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuatemalaMon 11:38 AM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmEast-northeast ENE

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