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 Wednesday, May 8, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.6"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.6"||975.97 mi||west||0° 07' 52.9"||9.03 mi||north||975.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 13.2"||766.11 mi||east||2° 49' 02.6"||193.72 mi||north||785.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Miguel||Wed 10:48 AM||37 km||23 miles||20 nm|| S|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 10:48 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Wed 10:48 AM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm|| W|
|Santa Ana||Wed 10:48 AM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm|| W|
|San Pedro Sula||Wed 10:48 AM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| N|
|Choloma||Wed 10:48 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| N|
|León||Wed 10:48 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SE|
|Tela||Wed 10:48 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| NNE|
|La Ceiba||Wed 10:48 AM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 10:48 AM||268 km||166 miles||145 nm|| WNW|
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