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 12:04:00 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 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||88° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.07 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 37.8"||979.87 mi||west||0° 09' 46.4"||11.20 mi||north||980.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 27.7"||828.54 mi||east||4° 08' 01.9"||284.13 mi||north||881.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 7:04 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| E|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:04 AM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Thu 7:04 AM||1412 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Thu 7:04 AM||1681 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 8:04 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 8:04 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| E|
|Bogota||Thu 7:04 AM||2409 km||1497 miles||1300 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Thu 6:04 AM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| N|
|Panama||Thu 7:04 AM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Thu 8:04 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| ESE|
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