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 10:24:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.57 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 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' 28.4"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 30.6"||978.75 mi||west||0° 09' 40.5"||11.08 mi||north||979.11 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 03.4"||830.64 mi||east||4° 06' 12.4"||282.05 mi||north||882.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Thu 6:24 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:24 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| WNW|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 6:24 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| S|
|La Paz||Thu 6:24 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Thu 6:24 AM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Thu 6:24 AM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 5:24 AM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| W|
|Asuncion||Thu 6:24 AM||1599 km||994 miles||863 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Thu 7:24 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:24 AM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| WNW|
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