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 4, 2012 at 03:36:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 4, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||83° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 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' 26.7"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.6"||984.41 mi||west||0° 12' 24.9"||14.22 mi||south||984.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 05.1"||933.79 mi||east||4° 39' 35.2"||320.33 mi||south||979.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 10:36 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 10:36 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 9:36 PM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 10:36 PM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| NNE|
|Cali||Thu 10:36 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 11:36 PM||1847 km||1148 miles||997 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 10:36 PM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Thu 10:36 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Thu 9:36 PM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 11:36 PM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| ESE|
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