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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:04:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.47 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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' 28.5"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 29.1"||978.52 mi||west||0° 09' 39.2"||11.06 mi||north||978.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 34.9"||831.06 mi||east||4° 05' 49.9"||281.62 mi||north||882.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Thu 6:04 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:04 AM||968 km||601 miles||523 nm|| WNW|
|Sucre||Thu 6:04 AM||988 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SW|
|Manaus||Thu 6:04 AM||1014 km||630 miles||547 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Thu 6:04 AM||1066 km||662 miles||576 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Thu 7:04 AM||1290 km||801 miles||696 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion||Thu 6:04 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| S|
|Belém||Thu 7:04 AM||1686 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| NE|
|São Paulo||Thu 7:04 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Thu 5:04 AM||1934 km||1202 miles||1045 nm|| W|
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