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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 17:14:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||87° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.49 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 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' 31.7"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.8"||996.49 mi||west||0° 10' 21.3"||11.86 mi||north||996.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 07.2"||776.30 mi||east||3° 54' 50.9"||269.03 mi||north||817.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alajuela||Tue 11:14 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Tue 11:14 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| NE|
|Masaya||Tue 11:14 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| NNE|
|David||Tue 12:14 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| ENE|
|Managua||Tue 11:14 AM||521 km||324 miles||282 nm|| N|
|San Miguel||Tue 11:14 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Tue 11:14 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 11:14 AM||729 km||453 miles||393 nm|| N|
|Santa Ana||Tue 11:14 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| NNW|
|Panama||Tue 12:14 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| ENE|
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