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 12, 2013 at 00:12:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||93° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 25.9"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.6"||954.45 mi||west||0° 05' 58.3"||6.85 mi||north||954.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 21.9"||885.45 mi||east||2° 51' 07.6"||196.12 mi||north||913.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:12 PM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Fri 7:12 PM||1877 km||1166 miles||1014 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:12 PM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| SW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:12 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1205 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 7:12 PM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 8:12 PM||2723 km||1692 miles||1470 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 8:12 PM||2905 km||1805 miles||1569 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:12 PM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Fri 8:12 PM||3014 km||1873 miles||1627 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Fri 6:12 PM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| NNE|
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