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 14:28:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||66° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.7 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' 13.0"||1001.42 mi||west||0° 12' 40.3"||14.51 mi||south||1001.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 33' 53.6"||868.56 mi||east||5° 01' 44.0"||345.57 mi||south||932.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manaus||Sat 10:28 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm|| E|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 9:58 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 10:28 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| S|
|Bogota||Sat 9:28 AM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Sat 9:28 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| WNW|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:28 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sat 9:28 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| W|
|Medellin||Sat 9:28 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NW|
|Caracas||Sat 9:58 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Sat 9:28 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| W|
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