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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 02:52:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 02:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 30.8"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.3"||946.69 mi||west||0° 03' 34.7"||4.10 mi||south||946.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 01.9"||756.68 mi||east||1° 50' 58.9"||127.23 mi||south||771.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Veracruz||Wed 8:52 PM||38 km||24 miles||20 nm|| SSW|
|Puebla||Wed 8:52 PM||234 km||146 miles||127 nm|| WSW|
|Oaxaca||Wed 8:52 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| SSW|
|Mexico City||Wed 8:52 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| W|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Wed 8:52 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SE|
|Querétaro||Wed 8:52 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| WNW|
|Acapulco||Wed 8:52 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| SW|
|San Luis Potosi||Wed 8:52 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| WNW|
|Leon||Wed 8:52 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm|| WNW|
|Merida||Wed 8:52 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| ENE|
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