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 17, 2013 at 03:10:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||79° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.84 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 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' 27.7"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.6"||988.31 mi||west||0° 10' 51.6"||12.44 mi||north||988.64 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 24.0"||865.97 mi||east||4° 31' 35.5"||311.07 mi||north||924.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Mon 10:10 PM||131 km||82 miles||71 nm|| NE|
|Chiclayo||Mon 10:10 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| N|
|Lima||Mon 10:10 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 10:10 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| N|
|Quito||Mon 10:10 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Mon 11:10 PM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| E|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 9:10 PM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Mon 10:10 PM||1417 km||881 miles||765 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 11:10 PM||1515 km||942 miles||818 nm|| SE|
|Bogota||Mon 10:10 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| NNE|
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