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, May 7, 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||99° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 32.0"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.2"||989.10 mi||west||0° 09' 21.3"||10.72 mi||north||988.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 34.9"||765.15 mi||east||3° 28' 18.1"||238.65 mi||north||797.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Tue 11:48 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| N|
|Oaxaca *||Tue 11:48 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Tue 11:48 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 11:48 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| N|
|Veracruz *||Tue 11:48 AM||1040 km||646 miles||561 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 10:48 AM||1077 km||669 miles||581 nm|| ENE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 10:48 AM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Tue 10:48 AM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm|| ENE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 11:48 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| NNW|
|Leon *||Tue 11:48 AM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| N|
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