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 12:24:00 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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||93° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.17 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.7 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 39.2"||980.09 mi||west||0° 09' 47.5"||11.22 mi||north||980.44 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 56.9"||828.13 mi||east||4° 08' 23.4"||284.54 mi||north||880.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:24 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 7:24 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 7:24 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Thu 7:24 AM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island||Thu 6:24 AM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| SW|
|San Jose||Thu 6:24 AM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 8:24 AM||2735 km||1699 miles||1477 nm|| ESE|
|Panama||Thu 7:24 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 6:24 AM||2760 km||1715 miles||1490 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 8:24 AM||2764 km||1717 miles||1492 nm|| E|
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