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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 1, 2017 at 00:46:00.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 26, 2017 at 12:16 pm
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, May 3, 2017 at 2:46 am

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 1, 2017 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' North, Longitude: 125° 59' West

The ground speed is currently 421.34 meters/second, 1516.8 kilometres/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.71 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.9"942.27 miWest0° 01' 31.0"1.74 miSouth942.34 mi
24 hours13° 52' 24.5"907.17 miEast1° 09' 43.3"79.92 miSouth913.78 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sun 5:46 pm1740 km1081 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Sun 5:46 pm1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sun 5:46 pm1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 5:46 pm1836 km1141 miles992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 5:46 pm1886 km1172 miles1019 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 5:46 pm2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Sun 6:46 pm2082 km1294 miles1124 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Francisco *Sun 5:46 pm2104 km1308 miles1136 nmNorth N
PhoenixSun 5:46 pm2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sun 5:46 pm2170 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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