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 16:14:00 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 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||72° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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' 31.8"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.9"||996.89 mi||west||0° 10' 23.8"||11.91 mi||north||996.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 57.9"||776.43 mi||east||3° 56' 05.5"||270.45 mi||north||818.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Cristóbal||Tue 11:44 AM||57 km||35 miles||31 nm|| NNE|
|Cúcuta||Tue 11:14 AM||65 km||41 miles||35 nm|| N|
|Bucaramanga||Tue 11:14 AM||74 km||46 miles||40 nm|| WSW|
|Bogota||Tue 11:14 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| SSW|
|Medellin||Tue 11:14 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| WSW|
|Villavicencio||Tue 11:14 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| SSW|
|Maracaibo||Tue 11:44 AM||390 km||242 miles||210 nm|| NNE|
|Manizales||Tue 11:14 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SW|
|Pereira||Tue 11:14 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SW|
|Barquisimeto||Tue 11:44 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NE|
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