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 11:04:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 33.4"||979.20 mi||west||0° 09' 42.8"||11.13 mi||north||979.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 00.9"||829.80 mi||east||4° 06' 56.7"||282.89 mi||north||882.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huancayo||Thu 6:04 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm|| W|
|Lima||Thu 6:04 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| W|
|Arequipa||Thu 6:04 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| SSE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 7:04 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Thu 7:04 AM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Thu 7:04 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:04 AM||1287 km||799 miles||695 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 6:04 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNW|
|Cali||Thu 6:04 AM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| N|
|Manaus||Thu 7:04 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm|| ENE|
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