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 11:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||91° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.38 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.2"||962.62 mi||west||0° 07' 58.1"||9.13 mi||north||962.97 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 21.1"||862.23 mi||east||3° 32' 58.2"||244.04 mi||north||902.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 6:24 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:24 AM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Wed 6:24 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Wed 6:24 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island||Wed 5:24 AM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Wed 7:24 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 7:24 AM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Wed 7:24 AM||2812 km||1748 miles||1519 nm|| ESE|
|Santiago||Wed 7:24 AM||2881 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Wed 5:24 AM||2939 km||1826 miles||1587 nm|| NNE|
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