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 16:24:00 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 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||74° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 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' 31.7"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.9"||996.82 mi||west||0° 10' 23.5"||11.90 mi||north||996.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 59.4"||776.41 mi||east||3° 55' 53.3"||270.21 mi||north||818.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Medellin||Tue 11:24 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm|| SSW|
|Bucaramanga||Tue 11:24 AM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| E|
|Manizales||Tue 11:24 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm|| SSW|
|Cúcuta||Tue 11:24 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| ENE|
|Pereira||Tue 11:24 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| SSW|
|Bogota||Tue 11:24 AM||316 km||196 miles||170 nm|| SSE|
|Cartagena||Tue 11:24 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| N|
|Villavicencio||Tue 11:24 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SSE|
|Barranquilla||Tue 11:24 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| N|
|Cali||Tue 11:24 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| SSW|
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