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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 44' North, Longitude: 91° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"961.95 miwest0° 06' 00.0"6.88 minorth961.73 mi
24 hours11° 34' 04.2"766.39 mieast2° 00' 40.4"138.32 minorth774.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Cristobal de las Casas *Thu 12:48 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest W
QuetzaltenangoThu 11:48 AM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Thu 12:48 PM221 km137 miles119 nmWest W
GuatemalaThu 11:48 AM241 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Villahermosa *Thu 12:48 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
BelmopanThu 11:48 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-northeast ENE
Punta GordaThu 11:48 AM249 km155 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
EscuintlaThu 11:48 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
DangrigaThu 11:48 AM302 km187 miles163 nmEast E
Orange Walk TownThu 11:48 AM303 km188 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
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