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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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' North, Longitude: 111° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.01 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.6"988.67 miwest0° 09' 18.6"10.67 minorth988.48 mi
24 hours11° 14' 52.9"765.17 mieast3° 27' 04.6"237.25 minorth796.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 12:38 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 12:38 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Tue 12:38 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Tue 11:38 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Tue 12:38 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 12:38 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 12:38 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 12:38 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Tue 12:38 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 10:38 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmNorth N
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