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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 18:28:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||89° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.6"||950.66 mi||west||0° 03' 52.4"||4.44 mi||north||950.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 08.1"||764.33 mi||east||1° 07' 38.4"||77.55 mi||north||765.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Orange Walk Town||Fri 12:28 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| SE|
|Chetumal *||Fri 1:28 PM||123 km||76 miles||66 nm|| ESE|
|Campeche *||Fri 1:28 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| NW|
|Belmopan||Fri 12:28 PM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm|| SSE|
|Belize City||Fri 12:28 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm|| SE|
|Merida *||Fri 1:28 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| N|
|Playa del Carmen *||Fri 1:28 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| NE|
|Cancún *||Fri 1:28 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| NE|
|Choloma||Fri 12:28 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|La Ceiba||Fri 12:28 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| SE|
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