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, September 14, 2012 at 15:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||72° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.45 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 30.2"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.8"||998.62 mi||west||0° 12' 00.2"||13.75 mi||south||998.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 14.1"||825.34 mi||east||4° 57' 12.5"||340.38 mi||south||895.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bogota||Fri 10:28 AM||176 km||110 miles||95 nm|| SW|
|Bucaramanga||Fri 10:28 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm|| NNW|
|Villavicencio||Fri 10:28 AM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SSW|
|Cúcuta||Fri 10:28 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| N|
|Manizales||Fri 10:28 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| W|
|Medellin||Fri 10:28 AM||321 km||199 miles||173 nm|| WNW|
|Pereira||Fri 10:28 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| WSW|
|Cali||Fri 10:28 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| WSW|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Fri 10:58 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| E|
|Maracaibo||Fri 10:58 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NNE|
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