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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 16:04:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 16:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||70° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 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' 31.7"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.1"||996.95 mi||west||0° 10' 24.3"||11.92 mi||north||996.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 56.5"||776.45 mi||east||3° 56' 18.0"||270.68 mi||north||818.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Cristóbal||Tue 11:34 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| WNW|
|Cúcuta||Tue 11:04 AM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm|| WNW|
|Barquisimeto||Tue 11:34 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NNE|
|Bucaramanga||Tue 11:04 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| W|
|Valencia||Tue 11:34 AM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| NE|
|Maracaibo||Tue 11:34 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NNW|
|Maracay||Tue 11:34 AM||443 km||276 miles||239 nm|| NE|
|Caracas||Tue 11:34 AM||500 km||310 miles||270 nm|| NE|
|Villavicencio||Tue 11:04 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| SW|
|Bogota||Tue 11:04 AM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| WSW|
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