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, September 11, 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||87° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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' 25.4"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 30.4"||942.01 mi||west||0° 02' 25.4"||2.78 mi||south||941.90 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 41.0"||909.57 mi||east||0° 23' 22.4"||26.80 mi||south||908.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 5:56 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Wed 6:56 PM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Wed 5:56 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 4:56 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Wed 7:56 PM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Wed 6:56 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| E|
|Quito||Wed 5:56 PM||2310 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 6:56 PM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 5:56 PM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm|| WSW|
|Córdoba||Wed 7:56 PM||2672 km||1660 miles||1443 nm|| SE|
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