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 18:00:00 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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||85° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.58 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 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||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.8"||987.68 mi||west||0° 09' 55.6"||11.37 mi||south||987.50 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 22.2"||853.63 mi||east||3° 42' 54.1"||255.37 mi||south||885.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 1:00 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 1:00 PM||1032 km||641 miles||557 nm|| NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 12:00 Noon||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sat 1:00 PM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm|| NE|
|Cali||Sat 1:00 PM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 2:00 PM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sat 2:00 PM||2003 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sat 1:00 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Sat 1:00 PM||2177 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 12:00 Noon||2188 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| N|
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