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 19:28:00 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 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||115° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 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"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.6"||961.14 mi||west||0° 05' 51.7"||6.72 mi||north||960.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 38.2"||766.39 mi||east||1° 57' 11.5"||134.34 mi||north||774.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 2:28 PM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm|| ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 1:28 PM||1180 km||733 miles||637 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 2:28 PM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 12:28 PM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 2:28 PM||1492 km||927 miles||805 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Thu 2:28 PM||1528 km||950 miles||825 nm|| ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 2:28 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 2:28 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| E|
|Tijuana *||Thu 12:28 PM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Thu 12:28 PM||1744 km||1083 miles||942 nm|| N|
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