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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • 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: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 47' North, Longitude: 89° 09' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.85 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.6"950.60 miwest0° 03' 52.5"4.44 minorth950.43 mi
24 hours11° 40' 08.0"764.28 mieast1° 07' 41.0"77.59 minorth765.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chetumal *Fri 1:28 PM95 km59 miles51 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownFri 12:28 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSoutheast SE
San PedroFri 12:28 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSoutheast SE
BelmopanFri 12:28 PM175 km109 miles94 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belize CityFri 12:28 PM175 km109 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
Campeche *Fri 1:28 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
DangrigaFri 12:28 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Merida *Fri 1:28 PM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Playa del Carmen *Fri 1:28 PM299 km185 miles161 nmNortheast NE
Punta GordaFri 12:28 PM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth S

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