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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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 48' North
Longitude: 100° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.98 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"961.66 miwest0° 05' 56.7"6.81 minorth961.43 mi
24 hours11° 34' 18.2"766.42 mieast1° 59' 15.7"136.71 minorth774.42 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 1:28 PM113 km70 miles61 nmEast E
Mexico City *Thu 1:28 PM351 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Colima *Thu 1:28 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
Querétaro *Thu 1:28 PM424 km263 miles229 nmNorth N
Oaxaca *Thu 1:28 PM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
Leon *Thu 1:28 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Thu 1:28 PM495 km308 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Thu 1:28 PM575 km357 miles311 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Thu 1:28 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Luis Potosi *Thu 1:28 PM592 km368 miles320 nmNorth N
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