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 Monday, August 12, 2013 at 22:56:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 12, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||96° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.01 meters/second, 1573.2 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 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' 29.3"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 17.7"||977.41 mi||west||0° 08' 51.6"||10.15 mi||south||977.18 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 15.2"||850.34 mi||east||3° 13' 14.1"||221.43 mi||south||873.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 4:56 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island||Mon 4:56 PM||2051 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Mon 5:56 PM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 5:56 PM||2201 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Mon 5:56 PM||2453 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Mon 4:56 PM||2880 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Mon 4:56 PM||2994 km||1860 miles||1617 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Mon 4:56 PM||3047 km||1894 miles||1645 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Mon 5:56 PM||3076 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Mon 4:56 PM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| NNE|
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