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 18:38:00 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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||103° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 31.1"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.4"||961.57 mi||west||0° 05' 55.8"||6.80 mi||north||961.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 21.6"||766.42 mi||east||1° 58' 54.9"||136.31 mi||north||774.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colima *||Thu 1:38 PM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| N|
|Acapulco *||Thu 1:38 PM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm|| E|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 1:38 PM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 1:38 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NNW|
|Leon *||Thu 1:38 PM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| NNE|
|Querétaro *||Thu 1:38 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 1:38 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| ENE|
|Tepic *||Thu 12:38 PM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| NNW|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 1:38 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| NNE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 1:38 PM||644 km||400 miles||347 nm|| NNE|
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