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 11:04:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.28 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 26.6"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 44.8"||962.39 mi||west||0° 07' 56.3"||9.10 mi||north||962.74 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 57.4"||862.72 mi||east||3° 32' 22.4"||243.36 mi||north||903.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 6:04 AM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 6:04 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:04 AM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Wed 6:04 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Wed 7:04 AM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 7:04 AM||2140 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 7:04 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| ESE|
|Santiago||Wed 7:04 AM||2547 km||1582 miles||1375 nm|| SE|
|Bogota||Wed 6:04 AM||2637 km||1638 miles||1424 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island||Wed 5:04 AM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| WSW|
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