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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:18:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 29.1"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 13.4"||1001.46 mi||west||0° 12' 40.3"||14.51 mi||south||1001.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 33' 40.0"||868.32 mi||east||5° 01' 47.4"||345.64 mi||south||932.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manaus||Sat 10:18 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| ESE|
|Boa Vista||Sat 10:18 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| NNE|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 9:48 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| NNW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 10:18 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| SSW|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:18 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:18 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| NE|
|Bogota||Sat 9:18 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| WNW|
|Caracas||Sat 9:48 AM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm|| NNW|
|Port of Spain||Sat 10:18 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| N|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:18 AM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm|| ENE|
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