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 17:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||82° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.62 meters/second, 1589.8 km/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.4 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"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 23.4"||987.77 mi||west||0° 09' 56.1"||11.38 mi||south||987.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 07.7"||853.42 mi||east||3° 43' 08.3"||255.65 mi||south||885.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 12:50 PM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:50 PM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Sat 12:50 PM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:50 AM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Sat 12:50 PM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:50 PM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sat 1:50 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sat 12:50 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NNE|
|Medellin||Sat 12:50 PM||1949 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Sat 12:50 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| N|
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