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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 20:24:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.89 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 30.9"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.9"||956.98 mi||west||0° 05' 13.9"||6.00 mi||north||956.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 44.3"||767.79 mi||east||1° 40' 54.9"||115.69 mi||north||772.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Fri 3:24 PM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| SW|
|Puebla *||Fri 3:24 PM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Fri 3:24 PM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm|| NNW|
|Oaxaca *||Fri 3:24 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm|| ESE|
|Veracruz *||Fri 3:24 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| ENE|
|Querétaro *||Fri 3:24 PM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NNW|
|Leon *||Fri 3:24 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| NW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Fri 3:24 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| NNW|
|Colima *||Fri 3:24 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| WNW|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 3:24 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NW|
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