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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 4:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 20' North, Longitude: 99° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 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"989.04 miWest0° 09' 21.3"10.72 miNorth988.85 mi
24 hours11° 14' 34.6"765.10 miEast3° 28' 19.8"238.67 miNorth796.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 11:48 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 11:48 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
Oaxaca *Tue 11:48 AM790 km491 miles426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 11:48 AM965 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 11:48 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
EscuintlaTue 10:48 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Tue 11:48 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 10:48 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaTue 10:48 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 10:48 AM1147 km713 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE

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