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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 57' North
Longitude: 102° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.26 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.5"975.39 miwest0° 07' 48.7"8.95 minorth975.16 mi
24 hours11° 24' 38.6"766.15 mieast2° 47' 14.3"191.66 minorth784.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Wed 12:48 PM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
Colima *Wed 12:48 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Wed 12:48 PM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oaxaca *Wed 12:48 PM730 km454 miles394 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guadalajara *Wed 12:48 PM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 12:48 PM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Wed 12:48 PM807 km501 miles436 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Wed 12:48 PM876 km544 miles473 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Wed 12:48 PM908 km564 miles490 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Wed 12:48 PM927 km576 miles500 nmNorth N
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