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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: 5%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' North, Longitude: 97° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.3"989.18 miwest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 minorth988.99 mi
24 hours11° 14' 31.4"765.15 mieast3° 28' 32.7"238.93 minorth797.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Oaxaca *Tue 11:38 AM747 km464 miles404 nmNorth N
Acapulco *Tue 11:38 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaTue 10:38 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 11:38 AM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 10:38 AM850 km528 miles459 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 10:38 AM908 km564 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 10:38 AM930 km578 miles502 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Tue 11:38 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth N
San MiguelTue 10:38 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 11:38 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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