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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 5:48:00 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 30' North, Longitude: 113° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.98 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 02.5"988.53 miWest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 miNorth988.34 mi
24 hours11° 14' 56.0"765.12 miEast3° 26' 51.4"236.99 miNorth796.47 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 12:48 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 12:48 PM1580 km982 miles853 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 11:48 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 12:48 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Tue 12:48 PM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 12:48 PM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 12:48 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 12:48 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 10:48 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Tue 12:48 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE

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