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 Thursday, August 22, 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 28.9"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 59.8"||1001.47 mi||west||0° 12' 02.2"||13.79 mi||north||1001.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 35.2"||845.42 mi||east||4° 45' 02.3"||326.43 mi||north||906.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 1:44 AM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| E|
|Acapulco *||Thu 2:44 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Thu 1:44 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 1:44 AM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 1:44 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Thu 1:44 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 1:44 AM||2331 km||1448 miles||1259 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 2:44 AM||2343 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| N|
|Veracruz *||Thu 2:44 AM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 2:44 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| E|
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