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 23:00:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.94 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 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' 27.0"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 04.3"||968.34 mi||west||0° 08' 11.2"||9.38 mi||north||968.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 39.9"||867.41 mi||east||3° 37' 51.5"||249.61 mi||north||908.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Sat 7:00 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| WSW|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 7:00 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| S|
|Sucre||Sat 7:00 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Sat 7:00 PM||603 km||375 miles||325 nm|| WSW|
|Porto Velho||Sat 7:00 PM||632 km||393 miles||342 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 7:00 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Sat 7:00 PM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NNE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 8:00 PM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SSE|
|Lima||Sat 6:00 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| W|
|Brasilia||Sat 8:00 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| E|
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