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 17:58:00 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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||105° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.06 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 40.3"||975.30 mi||west||0° 07' 48.0"||8.94 mi||north||975.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 42.8"||766.16 mi||east||2° 46' 56.2"||191.32 mi||north||784.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colima *||Wed 12:58 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Wed 12:58 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Wed 12:58 PM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara *||Wed 12:58 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| NNE|
|Leon *||Wed 12:58 PM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Wed 12:58 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Wed 12:58 PM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NNE|
|Oaxaca *||Wed 12:58 PM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Wed 12:58 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Wed 11:58 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| N|
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