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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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 05' North
Longitude: 117° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.85 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"974.82 miwest0° 07' 44.6"8.87 minorth974.59 mi
24 hours11° 25' 03.9"766.19 mieast2° 45' 25.5"189.58 minorth784.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Wed 12:48 PM1525 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Wed 1:48 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 11:48 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Wed 1:48 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Wed 1:48 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Wed 1:48 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Wed 1:48 PM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Wed 1:48 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Wed 11:48 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Wed 11:48 AM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmNorth N
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