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, March 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||104° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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' 28.9"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 01.1"||988.96 mi||west||0° 10' 57.0"||12.54 mi||north||989.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 25.7"||831.26 mi||east||4° 32' 37.8"||312.27 mi||north||892.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:20 AM||1908 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:20 PM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| SSW|
|Lima||Sat 12:20 PM||3039 km||1889 miles||1641 nm|| E|
|San Salvador||Sat 11:20 AM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 11:20 AM||3065 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Sat 12:20 PM||3067 km||1906 miles||1656 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 11:20 AM||3114 km||1935 miles||1682 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sat 11:20 AM||3121 km||1939 miles||1685 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:20 AM||3212 km||1996 miles||1734 nm|| SW|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 11:20 AM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| NE|
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