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 10:54:00 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 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||71° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 32.7"||979.09 mi||west||0° 09' 42.3"||11.12 mi||north||979.44 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 16.5"||830.01 mi||east||4° 06' 45.8"||282.68 mi||north||882.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuzco||Thu 5:54 AM||171 km||106 miles||92 nm|| SSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:54 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| ENE|
|Arequipa||Thu 5:54 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| S|
|La Paz||Thu 6:54 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Thu 5:54 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Thu 6:54 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:54 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Thu 5:54 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Thu 6:54 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm|| NE|
|Cali||Thu 5:54 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| NNW|
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