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 17:58:00 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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||97° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.36 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||996.20 mi||west||0° 10' 19.3"||11.82 mi||north||996.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 14.2"||776.21 mi||east||3° 53' 55.5"||267.97 mi||north||817.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Tue 12:58 PM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm|| NNW|
|Guatemala||Tue 11:58 AM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 11:58 AM||1135 km||706 miles||613 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Tue 11:58 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm|| NE|
|Veracruz *||Tue 12:58 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 11:58 AM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| SE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 12:58 PM||1314 km||817 miles||710 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 11:58 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| ENE|
|Managua||Tue 11:58 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| ENE|
|Belmopan||Tue 11:58 AM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm|| NE|
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