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 17:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||109° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.05 meters/second, 1591.4 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.3 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"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.6"||988.76 mi||west||0° 09' 19.1"||10.68 mi||north||988.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 49.2"||765.17 mi||east||3° 27' 19.3"||237.53 mi||north||796.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Tue 12:28 PM||1199 km||745 miles||648 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Tue 12:28 PM||1221 km||758 miles||659 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 12:28 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| NNE|
|Leon *||Tue 12:28 PM||1428 km||887 miles||771 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 11:28 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| N|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 12:28 PM||1457 km||905 miles||787 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 12:28 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| NE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 12:28 PM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NNE|
|Veracruz *||Tue 12:28 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 10:28 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| N|
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