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 10:14:00 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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.52 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 28.4"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 29.8"||978.64 mi||west||0° 09' 39.9"||11.07 mi||north||979.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 19.1"||830.85 mi||east||4° 06' 01.2"||281.84 mi||north||882.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Thu 6:14 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NNW|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 6:14 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:14 AM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm|| WNW|
|La Paz||Thu 6:14 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Thu 6:14 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Thu 6:14 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| N|
|Asuncion||Thu 6:14 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Thu 7:14 AM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm|| ESE|
|Lima||Thu 5:14 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| W|
|Belém||Thu 7:14 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| NE|
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