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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||66° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.03 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 868.9 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.1"||999.97 mi||west||0° 11' 22.5"||13.03 mi||north||1000.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 30.4"||799.00 mi||east||4° 33' 53.1"||313.67 mi||north||860.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Fri 6:10 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| SSE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 6:10 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Fri 6:10 AM||730 km||453 miles||394 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Fri 6:10 AM||1303 km||809 miles||703 nm|| S|
|Bogota||Fri 5:10 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| NW|
|Lima||Fri 5:10 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| SW|
|Quito||Fri 5:10 AM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| WNW|
|Cali||Fri 5:10 AM||1451 km||902 miles||783 nm|| NW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 5:10 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Fri 6:10 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| S|
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