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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||103° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.82 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 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' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.7"||956.82 mi||west||0° 05' 12.1"||5.96 mi||north||956.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 47.8"||767.73 mi||east||1° 40' 11.6"||114.86 mi||north||772.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manzanillo *||Fri 3:44 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm|| NNW|
|Colima *||Fri 3:44 PM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 3:44 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Fri 3:44 PM||368 km||228 miles||198 nm|| NNW|
|Acapulco *||Fri 3:44 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| ESE|
|Leon *||Fri 3:44 PM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm|| NNE|
|Tepic *||Fri 2:44 PM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| NNW|
|Querétaro *||Fri 3:44 PM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 3:44 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Fri 3:44 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| ENE|
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