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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 17:28:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||86° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.22 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 31.3"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.6"||962.19 mi||west||0° 06' 01.5"||6.91 mi||north||961.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 57.8"||766.45 mi||east||2° 01' 19.4"||139.07 mi||north||774.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Roatán||Thu 11:28 AM||43 km||27 miles||23 nm|| S|
|La Ceiba||Thu 11:28 AM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm|| SSW|
|Tela||Thu 11:28 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| SW|
|Choloma||Thu 11:28 AM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm|| SW|
|Belize City||Thu 11:28 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| WNW|
|San Pedro Sula||Thu 11:28 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| SW|
|Belmopan||Thu 11:28 AM||253 km||157 miles||136 nm|| WNW|
|Orange Walk Town||Thu 11:28 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NW|
|Chetumal *||Thu 12:28 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| NW|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:28 AM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| SSW|
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