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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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 112° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.93 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.8"974.95 miwest0° 07' 46.0"8.90 minorth974.71 mi
24 hours11° 24' 55.5"766.13 mieast2° 46' 01.8"190.26 minorth784.62 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 *Wed 1:28 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Wed 12:28 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 1:28 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Wed 1:28 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Wed 1:28 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Wed 1:28 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Wed 1:28 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Wed 1:28 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 11:28 AM1671 km1039 miles902 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Wed 1:28 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmEast-northeast ENE

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