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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 47' North, Longitude: 98° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.02 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.7"961.68 miwest0° 05' 57.4"6.83 minorth961.45 mi
24 hours11° 34' 14.8"766.37 mieast1° 59' 36.3"137.09 minorth774.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Thu 1:18 PM145 km90 miles78 nmWest W
Oaxaca *Thu 1:18 PM199 km124 miles108 nmEast E
Cuernavaca *Thu 1:18 PM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa María Huatulco *Thu 1:18 PM263 km163 miles142 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico City *Thu 1:18 PM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Thu 1:18 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
Querétaro *Thu 1:18 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Thu 1:18 PM582 km361 miles314 nmEast E
Leon *Thu 1:18 PM586 km364 miles317 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Colima *Thu 1:18 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW

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