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, April 11, 2013 at 18:28:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||82° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.06 meters/second, 1562.6 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.7 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' 31.3"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.8"||970.81 mi||west||0° 07' 21.3"||8.43 mi||north||970.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 22.5"||771.50 mi||east||2° 34' 31.0"||177.09 mi||north||786.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|George Town (Cayman)||Thu 1:28 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| N|
|La Ceiba||Thu 12:28 PM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| WNW|
|Masaya||Thu 12:28 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Managua||Thu 12:28 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| SW|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 12:28 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| W|
|Alajuela||Thu 12:28 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SSW|
|San Jose||Thu 12:28 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm|| SSW|
|Montego Bay||Thu 1:28 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| NE|
|Choloma||Thu 12:28 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| W|
|May Pen||Thu 1:28 PM||632 km||392 miles||341 nm|| ENE|
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