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 = Thursday, May 9, 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 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 15.2"||961.95 mi||West||0° 06' 00.0"||6.88 mi||North||961.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 04.2"||766.39 mi||East||2° 00' 40.4"||138.32 mi||North||774.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Cristobal de las Casas *||Thu 12:48 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||W|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Thu 12:48 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||W|
|Quetzaltenango||Thu 11:48 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||SSW|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:48 AM||241 km||149 miles||130 nm||SSE|
|Villahermosa *||Thu 12:48 PM||244 km||151 miles||132 nm||NW|
|Belmopan||Thu 11:48 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||ENE|
|Punta Gorda||Thu 11:48 AM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm||ESE|
|Escuintla||Thu 11:48 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||S|
|Dangriga||Thu 11:48 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm||E|
|Orange Walk Town||Thu 11:48 AM||303 km||188 miles||163 nm||ENE|
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