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 Friday, September 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 6, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 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' 31.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.7"||1004.07 mi||west||0° 10' 51.5"||12.44 mi||south||1004.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 59.3"||790.04 mi||east||4° 17' 00.6"||294.35 mi||south||841.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquitos||Fri 12:40 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| S|
|Quito||Fri 12:40 PM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| WNW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:40 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| W|
|Cali||Fri 12:40 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| NNW|
|Bogota||Fri 12:40 PM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:40 PM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SE|
|Medellin||Fri 12:40 PM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm|| NNW|
|Lima||Fri 12:40 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| SSW|
|Panama||Fri 12:40 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Fri 1:40 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| E|
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