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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 10:48:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||84° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.96 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 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' 27.2"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.9"||979.61 mi||west||0° 09' 20.6"||10.71 mi||north||979.94 mi|
|24 hours||12° 49' 46.2"||869.42 mi||east||4° 00' 05.0"||275.02 mi||north||917.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 5:48 AM||809 km||502 miles||437 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Tue 5:48 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:48 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Tue 5:48 AM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 5:48 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Tue 6:48 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Tue 5:48 AM||1877 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Tue 5:48 AM||2130 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Tue 6:48 AM||2216 km||1377 miles||1196 nm|| ESE|
|Panama||Tue 5:48 AM||2341 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| NNE|
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