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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 07:44:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||94° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.42 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 27.0"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 06.2"||987.39 mi||west||0° 11' 23.0"||13.04 mi||north||987.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 19.4"||877.19 mi||east||4° 41' 58.0"||322.96 mi||north||939.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 1:44 AM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 2:44 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Wed 2:44 AM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 2:44 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Wed 1:44 AM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Wed 1:44 AM||2503 km||1555 miles||1352 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island||Wed 1:44 AM||2551 km||1585 miles||1377 nm|| SW|
|San Salvador||Wed 1:44 AM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Wed 2:44 AM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 1:44 AM||2645 km||1644 miles||1428 nm|| N|
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