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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 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 54' North
Longitude: 115° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.6"961.14 miwest0° 05' 51.8"6.72 minorth960.91 mi
24 hours11° 34' 38.3"766.39 mieast1° 57' 11.5"134.34 minorth774.02 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 *Thu 2:28 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Thu 1:28 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Thu 2:28 PM1348 km838 miles728 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 12:28 PM1425 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 2:28 PM1492 km927 miles805 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Thu 2:28 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Thu 2:28 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Thu 2:28 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmEast E
Tijuana *Thu 12:28 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Thu 12:28 PM1744 km1083 miles942 nmNorth N
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