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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' North, Longitude: 119° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.74 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.83 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.4"949.82 miwest0° 03' 41.1"4.23 minorth949.66 mi
24 hours11° 40' 23.6"763.95 mieast1° 03' 01.1"72.24 minorth764.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloFri 1:34 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Fri 2:34 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Fri 1:34 PM1531 km951 miles826 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 1:34 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Fri 1:34 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 1:34 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Fri 3:34 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmEast E
PhoenixFri 1:34 PM1777 km1104 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 3:34 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Fri 3:34 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast E

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