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 19, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||72° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.72 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 24.8"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.6"||961.12 mi||west||0° 08' 11.1"||9.38 mi||north||961.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 17.3"||919.31 mi||east||3° 42' 33.6"||255.02 mi||north||961.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Sun 10:00 PM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm|| SE|
|Cuzco||Sun 10:00 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 11:00 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| ESE|
|Lima||Sun 10:00 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 11:00 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Sun 11:00 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 10:00 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sun 10:00 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion||Sun 11:00 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Sun 11:00 PM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm|| NE|
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