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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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 21' North
Longitude: 99° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 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' 03.2"989.10 miwest0° 09' 21.3"10.72 minorth988.91 mi
24 hours11° 14' 34.9"765.15 mieast3° 28' 18.1"238.65 minorth797.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Tue 11:48 AM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
Oaxaca *Tue 11:48 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 11:48 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 11:48 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Tue 11:48 AM1040 km646 miles561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 10:48 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaTue 10:48 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 10:48 AM1175 km730 miles635 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guadalajara *Tue 11:48 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Tue 11:48 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorth N
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