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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 Monday, July 8, 2013 at 19:14:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 8, 2013 at 19:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 60' North, Longitude: 102° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.89 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.03 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.7"961.40 miwest0° 05' 42.8"6.55 misouth961.66 mi
24 hours11° 06' 16.6"734.69 mieast2° 37' 11.0"180.13 misouth761.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Mon 2:14 PM239 km148 miles129 nmEast E
Colima *Mon 2:14 PM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cuernavaca *Mon 2:14 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 2:14 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 2:14 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Querétaro *Mon 2:14 PM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Mon 2:14 PM464 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 2:14 PM514 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
Aguascalientes *Mon 2:14 PM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth N
Tepic *Mon 1:14 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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