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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:02:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||85° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 31.1"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.6"||944.99 mi||west||0° 02' 29.8"||2.86 mi||south||945.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 52.0"||750.67 mi||east||1° 24' 54.0"||97.33 mi||south||760.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cozumel||Tue 6:02 PM||144 km||90 miles||78 nm|| WNW|
|Playa del Carmen||Tue 6:02 PM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm|| NW|
|Cancún||Tue 6:02 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NW|
|Chetumal||Tue 6:02 PM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| WSW|
|San Pedro||Tue 6:02 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| SW|
|Orange Walk Town||Tue 6:02 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| WSW|
|Belize City||Tue 6:02 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SW|
|Dangriga||Tue 6:02 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SW|
|Merida||Tue 6:02 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| WNW|
|Belmopan||Tue 6:02 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| SW|
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