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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 11:36:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||77° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.22 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 26.1"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.7"||951.04 mi||west||0° 06' 04.0"||6.96 mi||north||951.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 03.3"||872.98 mi||east||2° 53' 18.2"||198.63 mi||north||901.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 6:36 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm|| N|
|Arequipa||Wed 6:36 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Wed 7:36 AM||1027 km||638 miles||555 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Wed 7:36 AM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Wed 6:36 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Wed 8:36 AM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Wed 6:36 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Wed 8:36 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion||Wed 7:36 AM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:36 AM||2276 km||1414 miles||1229 nm|| NW|
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