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 17:30:00 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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.70 meters/second, 1590.1 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 29.3"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.6"||987.96 mi||west||0° 09' 57.0"||11.40 mi||south||987.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 38.7"||853.02 mi||east||3° 43' 37.1"||256.19 mi||south||885.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trujillo||Sat 12:30 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| NNW|
|Lima||Sat 12:30 PM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm|| SSE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:30 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sat 12:30 PM||1052 km||653 miles||568 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:30 PM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sat 1:30 PM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| SE|
|Cali||Sat 12:30 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:30 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Sat 12:30 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||890 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Sat 1:30 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| SE|
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