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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||106° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.00 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.9"||954.94 mi||west||0° 06' 06.2"||7.00 mi||north||954.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 03.3"||747.01 mi||east||2° 03' 13.8"||141.28 mi||north||755.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 1:06 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| NNE|
|Colima *||Sat 1:06 PM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm|| ENE|
|Tepic *||Sat 12:06 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 1:06 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 12:06 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| N|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 1:06 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| NE|
|Leon *||Sat 1:06 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco *||Sat 1:06 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 1:06 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 1:06 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| E|
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