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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 5:38:00 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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' North, Longitude: 111° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.02 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"988.62 miWest0° 09' 18.7"10.67 miNorth988.42 mi
24 hours11° 14' 52.5"765.12 miEast3° 27' 06.1"237.27 miNorth796.55 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 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 12:38 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Tue 12:38 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Tue 11:38 AM1503 km934 miles811 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Tue 12:38 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 12:38 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 12:38 PM1638 km1018 miles885 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 12:38 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Tue 12:38 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 10:38 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth N

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