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, August 21, 2013 at 06:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||99° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.29 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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' 27.8"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.4"||993.81 mi||west||0° 11' 43.6"||13.43 mi||north||994.10 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 04.8"||869.32 mi||east||4° 46' 40.8"||328.33 mi||north||932.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:44 AM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 1:44 AM||2225 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Wed 1:44 AM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island||Wed 12:44 AM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| SSW|
|San Jose||Wed 12:44 AM||2503 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 12:44 AM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Wed 1:44 AM||2534 km||1574 miles||1368 nm|| ESE|
|Managua||Wed 12:44 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 12:44 AM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Wed 1:44 AM||2598 km||1614 miles||1403 nm|| N|
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