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 5:48:00 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.11 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 07.7"||0.15 mi||North||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.5"||975.34 mi||West||0° 07' 48.9"||8.95 mi||North||975.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 38.1"||766.10 mi||East||2° 47' 16.5"||191.69 mi||North||784.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Wed 12:48 PM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm||NE|
|Colima *||Wed 12:48 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||NNW|
|Cuernavaca *||Wed 12:48 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNE|
|Santa María Huatulco *||Wed 12:48 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Wed 12:48 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||NNE|
|Oaxaca *||Wed 12:48 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||ENE|
|Guadalajara *||Wed 12:48 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||N|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Wed 12:48 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm||NNW|
|Leon *||Wed 12:48 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes *||Wed 12:48 PM||879 km||546 miles||474 nm||N|
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