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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 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: 88° 12' 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"975.97 miwest0° 07' 52.9"9.03 minorth975.73 mi
24 hours11° 24' 13.2"766.11 mieast2° 49' 02.6"193.72 minorth785.44 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 AM37 km23 miles20 nmSouth S
TegucigalpaWed 10:48 AM108 km67 miles58 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 10:48 AM109 km68 miles59 nmWest W
Santa AnaWed 10:48 AM148 km92 miles80 nmWest W
San Pedro SulaWed 10:48 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
CholomaWed 10:48 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth N
LeónWed 10:48 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
TelaWed 10:48 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta GordaWed 10:48 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La CeibaWed 10:48 AM265 km165 miles143 nmNortheast NE
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