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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.87 meters/second, 1576.3 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 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"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 34.10"||979.42 mi||west||0° 09' 43.10"||11.15 mi||north||979.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 29.8"||829.38 mi||east||4° 07' 18.6"||283.31 mi||north||881.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Callao||Thu 6:24 AM||155 km||97 miles||84 nm|| E|
|Lima||Thu 6:24 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:24 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Thu 7:24 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Thu 7:24 AM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 6:24 AM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 7:24 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Thu 6:24 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 5:24 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Thu 6:24 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| NNE|
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