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 12:14:00 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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||90° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 38.5"||979.98 mi||west||0° 09' 47.0"||11.21 mi||north||980.33 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 12.3"||828.34 mi||east||4° 08' 12.6"||284.34 mi||north||881.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:14 AM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| N|
|Lima||Thu 7:14 AM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 7:14 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Thu 7:14 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 8:14 AM||2479 km||1540 miles||1339 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 8:14 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Thu 6:14 AM||2521 km||1566 miles||1361 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island||Thu 6:14 AM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| SW|
|Bogota||Thu 7:14 AM||2588 km||1608 miles||1397 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Thu 7:14 AM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| NNE|
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