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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:48:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||110° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 32.2"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.3"||999.41 mi||west||0° 10' 26.6"||11.96 mi||north||999.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 16.7"||765.75 mi||east||3° 58' 55.6"||273.68 mi||north||809.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Mon 11:48 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||885 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 11:48 AM||1765 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| NNE|
|Leon *||Mon 11:48 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 11:48 AM||1903 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 10:48 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 11:48 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNE|
|Veracruz *||Mon 11:48 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Mon 10:48 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 10:48 AM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Mon 10:48 AM||2478 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| ENE|
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