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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 4:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 49' North, Longitude: 87° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.36 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.27 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.6"975.91 miWest0° 07' 52.9"9.03 miNorth975.67 mi
24 hours11° 24' 12.8"766.06 miEast2° 49' 04.6"193.75 miNorth785.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San MiguelWed 10:48 AM46 km28 miles25 nmSouthwest SW
TegucigalpaWed 10:48 AM84 km52 miles45 nmEast-northeast ENE
San VicenteWed 10:48 AM95 km59 miles51 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorWed 10:48 AM138 km86 miles75 nmWest W
Santa AnaWed 10:48 AM177 km110 miles96 nmWest W
San Pedro SulaWed 10:48 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNorth N
LeónWed 10:48 AM190 km118 miles103 nmSoutheast SE
CholomaWed 10:48 AM199 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
TelaWed 10:48 AM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MatagalpaWed 10:48 AM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE

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