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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- 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%
|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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||962.13 mi||west||0° 06' 01.6"||6.91 mi||north||961.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 57.4"||766.40 mi||east||2° 01' 21.6"||139.10 mi||north||774.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guanaja||Thu 11:28 AM||43 km||27 miles||23 nm||SE|
|Roatán||Thu 11:28 AM||55 km||34 miles||30 nm||SW|
|La Ceiba||Thu 11:28 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm||SSW|
|Tela||Thu 11:28 AM||168 km||104 miles||90 nm||SW|
|Dangriga||Thu 11:28 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm||W|
|Choloma||Thu 11:28 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm||WSW|
|Belize City||Thu 11:28 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||WNW|
|San Pedro||Thu 11:28 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm||NW|
|San Pedro Sula||Thu 11:28 AM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||SW|
|Belmopan||Thu 11:28 AM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm||WNW|
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