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 23:08:00 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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 09' ||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' 39.4"||0.76 mi||north||939.17 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 23.5"||914.68 mi||east||0° 51' 35.7"||59.15 mi||north||919.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Thu 6:08 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 6:08 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Thu 7:08 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Thu 7:08 PM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 7:08 PM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Thu 8:08 PM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Thu 8:08 PM||1771 km||1101 miles||956 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 6:08 PM||1972 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion||Thu 7:08 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 6:08 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| N|
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