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 24, 2013 at 04:24:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 24, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||81° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.32 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 24.1"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 04.6"||951.18 mi||west||0° 06' 45.1"||7.74 mi||south||950.92 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 06.2"||969.91 mi||east||2° 07' 08.8"||145.76 mi||south||975.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 11:24 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 12:24 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 11:24 PM||1678 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Fri 12:24 AM||1681 km||1044 miles||908 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 12:24 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 11:24 PM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 10:24 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| NNW|
|Santiago||Fri 12:24 AM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 1:24 AM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm|| SE|
|Bogota||Thu 11:24 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| NNE|
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