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 11:34:00 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||80° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 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' 28.6"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 35.7"||979.53 mi||west||0° 09' 44.6"||11.16 mi||north||979.89 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 14.2"||829.17 mi||east||4° 07' 29.6"||283.52 mi||north||881.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 6:34 AM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:34 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| N|
|Quito||Thu 6:34 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 7:34 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Thu 7:34 AM||1472 km||914 miles||795 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 5:34 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Thu 6:34 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Thu 7:34 AM||1855 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 6:34 AM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Thu 6:34 AM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| N|
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