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 17:48:00 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||102° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 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"||975.39 mi||west||0° 07' 48.7"||8.95 mi||north||975.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 38.6"||766.15 mi||east||2° 47' 14.3"||191.66 mi||north||784.98 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||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| NE|
|Colima *||Wed 12:48 PM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| N|
|Mexico City *||Wed 12:48 PM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NNE|
|Oaxaca *||Wed 12:48 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| ENE|
|Guadalajara *||Wed 12:48 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Wed 12:48 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NNW|
|Leon *||Wed 12:48 PM||807 km||501 miles||436 nm|| N|
|Aguascalientes *||Wed 12:48 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| N|
|Veracruz *||Wed 12:48 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Wed 12:48 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| N|
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