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 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.90 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 28.8"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 50.9"||988.46 mi||west||0° 10' 47.2"||12.36 mi||north||988.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 21.4"||828.64 mi||east||4° 26' 57.3"||305.77 mi||north||887.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 5:00 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SSW|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:00 AM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| NNW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 6:00 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 5:00 AM||1042 km||647 miles||563 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Thu 6:00 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| SE|
|Cali||Thu 5:00 AM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| N|
|Bogota||Thu 5:00 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 6:00 AM||1584 km||985 miles||856 nm|| SE|
|Medellin||Thu 5:00 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:00 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| WNW|
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