Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:38:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.15 meters/second, 1570.1 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 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"||16.26 mi||West||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||North||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.8"||975.43 mi||West||0° 07' 49.6"||8.97 mi||North||975.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 33.9"||766.09 mi||East||2° 47' 34.5"||192.03 mi||North||785.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Wed 12:38 PM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||N|
|Santa María Huatulco *||Wed 12:38 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||ENE|
|Oaxaca *||Wed 12:38 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||NE|
|Cuernavaca *||Wed 12:38 PM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||N|
|Mexico City *||Wed 12:38 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||N|
|Veracruz *||Wed 12:38 PM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm||NE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Wed 12:38 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Wed 12:38 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||NNW|
|Guadalajara *||Wed 12:38 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||NNW|
|Aguascalientes *||Wed 12:38 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||NNW|
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