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, September 12, 2013 at 23:02:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||74° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 24.8"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.6"||939.13 mi||west||0° 00' 38.6"||0.74 mi||north||939.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 23.7"||914.68 mi||east||0° 51' 17.3"||58.80 mi||north||918.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Thu 6:02 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 7:02 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Thu 6:02 PM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Thu 7:02 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 7:02 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Thu 8:02 PM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Thu 8:02 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion||Thu 7:02 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:02 PM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 6:02 PM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| NNW|
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