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 Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 00:08:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||70° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.95 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.0"||997.49 mi||west||0° 12' 06.3"||13.87 mi||south||997.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 56.4"||819.23 mi||east||5° 02' 01.0"||345.89 mi||south||891.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Cristóbal||Mon 7:38 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NW|
|Cúcuta||Mon 7:08 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| NW|
|Bucaramanga||Mon 7:08 PM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm|| WNW|
|Villavicencio||Mon 7:08 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| SW|
|Bogota||Mon 7:08 PM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| WSW|
|Barquisimeto||Mon 7:38 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| NNE|
|Maracaibo||Mon 7:38 PM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm|| N|
|Valencia||Mon 7:38 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NE|
|Medellin||Mon 7:08 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| W|
|Manizales||Mon 7:08 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| WSW|
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