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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 16:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||65° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.91 meters/second, 1590.9 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 29.5"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 27.4"||988.42 mi||west||0° 09' 59.4"||11.44 mi||south||988.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 26.6"||852.00 mi||east||3° 44' 47.9"||257.54 mi||south||884.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Acre||Sat 12:40 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm|| W|
|Rio Branco||Sat 12:40 PM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| WSW|
|Porto Velho||Sat 12:40 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Sat 12:40 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Sat 12:40 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Sat 12:40 PM||1047 km||651 miles||566 nm|| S|
|Lima||Sat 11:40 AM||1238 km||769 miles||669 nm|| WSW|
|Quito||Sat 11:40 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| NW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 11:40 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| WNW|
|Bogota||Sat 11:40 AM||1811 km||1126 miles||978 nm|| NNW|
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