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 Friday, May 17, 2013 at 22:34:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 17, 2013 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||69° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.98 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 32.7"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 50.3"||995.35 mi||west||0° 09' 45.0"||11.17 mi||south||995.62 mi|
|24 hours||10° 54' 33.2"||746.44 mi||east||4° 05' 39.1"||281.36 mi||south||800.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barquisimeto||Fri 6:04 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| NNE|
|Ciudad Ojeda||Fri 6:04 PM||247 km||154 miles||134 nm|| NW|
|Valencia||Fri 6:04 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| NE|
|Cúcuta||Fri 5:34 PM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm|| W|
|Maracay||Fri 6:04 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| NE|
|Maracaibo||Fri 6:04 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| NW|
|Caracas||Fri 6:04 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NE|
|Bucaramanga||Fri 5:34 PM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm|| WSW|
|Willemstad||Fri 6:34 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NNE|
|Oranjestad||Fri 6:34 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| N|
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