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, October 18, 2013 at 05:38:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||97° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.22 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 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' 30.4"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.7"||993.65 mi||west||0° 10' 11.0"||11.66 mi||north||993.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 00.0"||811.67 mi||east||3° 48' 53.4"||262.21 mi||north||848.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Fri 12:38 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| NNW|
|Oaxaca *||Fri 12:38 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:38 PM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 11:38 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:38 PM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| NE|
|Veracruz *||Fri 12:38 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| N|
|Mexico City *||Fri 12:38 AM||1266 km||787 miles||684 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:38 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm|| ENE|
|Managua||Thu 11:38 PM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:38 PM||1345 km||836 miles||727 nm|| SE|
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