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, September 10, 2013 at 22:56:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.60 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 26.6"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.2"||951.82 mi||west||0° 05' 11.1"||5.94 mi||south||951.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 56.1"||895.09 mi||east||1° 33' 29.9"||107.18 mi||south||897.51 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||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:56 PM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Tue 5:56 PM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| E|
|Quito||Tue 5:56 PM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:56 PM||3141 km||1951 miles||1696 nm|| WSW|
|Santiago *||Tue 7:56 PM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Tue 6:56 PM||3473 km||2158 miles||1875 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Tue 4:56 PM||3567 km||2216 miles||1926 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Tue 4:56 PM||3668 km||2279 miles||1981 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 4:56 PM||3700 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| NNE|
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