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, May 1, 2013 at 10:36:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||79° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 26.7"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.5"||962.06 mi||west||0° 07' 53.7"||9.05 mi||north||962.41 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 48.3"||863.40 mi||east||3° 31' 32.1"||242.40 mi||north||903.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 5:36 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Wed 6:36 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 6:36 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 5:36 AM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Wed 6:36 AM||1603 km||996 miles||865 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 5:36 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 4:36 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| NNW|
|Santiago||Wed 6:36 AM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| SSE|
|Bogota||Wed 5:36 AM||2339 km||1453 miles||1263 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Wed 7:36 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm|| SE|
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