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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 23:56:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.65 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 27.5"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 31.0"||960.89 mi||west||0° 06' 58.5"||8.00 mi||south||960.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 16.3"||885.33 mi||east||2° 20' 38.3"||161.20 mi||south||894.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Tue 5:56 PM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 5:56 PM||1956 km||1216 miles||1056 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Tue 6:56 PM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Tue 6:56 PM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Tue 6:56 PM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Tue 7:56 PM||3261 km||2026 miles||1761 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Tue 5:56 PM||3300 km||2051 miles||1782 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago||Tue 7:56 PM||3401 km||2114 miles||1837 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 7:56 PM||3411 km||2120 miles||1842 nm|| E|
|Managua||Tue 5:56 PM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| NNE|
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