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 14:38:00 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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||68° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.69 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 12.5"||1001.39 mi||west||0° 12' 40.3"||14.51 mi||south||1001.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 07.3"||868.80 mi||east||5° 01' 40.6"||345.51 mi||south||932.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rio Branco||Sat 10:38 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| S|
|Bogota||Sat 9:38 AM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Sat 10:38 AM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| E|
|Cali||Sat 9:38 AM||1063 km||660 miles||574 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Sat 9:38 AM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm|| WNW|
|Medellin||Sat 9:38 AM||1206 km||750 miles||651 nm|| NW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 9:38 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| W|
|Caracas||Sat 10:08 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| N|
|Lima||Sat 9:38 AM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SW|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:38 AM||1542 km||958 miles||832 nm|| NE|
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