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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 18:38:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 37' North, Longitude: 125° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.79 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.9"988.10 miwest0° 09' 15.4"10.60 minorth987.91 mi
24 hours11° 15' 14.2"765.14 mieast3° 25' 37.2"235.57 minorth796.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Tue 12:38 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 11:38 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Tue 11:38 AM2589 km1608 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Tue 11:38 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 1:38 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Tue 11:38 AM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 11:38 AM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Tue 11:38 AM3023 km1878 miles1632 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Tue 1:38 PM3025 km1880 miles1633 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Francisco *Tue 11:38 AM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmNorth N

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