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 31, 2013 at 09:50:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.8 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' 30.4"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.9"||999.85 mi||west||0° 11' 22.3"||13.02 mi||north||1000.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 52.5"||799.35 mi||east||4° 33' 53.2"||313.67 mi||north||860.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manaus||Fri 5:50 AM||260 km||162 miles||141 nm|| NE|
|Porto Velho||Fri 5:50 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SSW|
|Rio Branco||Fri 5:50 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| SW|
|Georgetown||Fri 5:50 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 6:50 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 5:50 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 6:50 AM||1494 km||929 miles||807 nm|| NE|
|Belém||Fri 6:50 AM||1499 km||932 miles||810 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 5:50 AM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| SSW|
|Port of Spain||Fri 5:50 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| N|
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