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 Monday, January 26, 2009 at 18:06:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||83° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 32.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 52.4"||961.97 mi||west||0° 11' 05.5"||12.71 mi||north||962.53 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 53.9"||705.29 mi||east||4° 45' 31.9"||327.21 mi||north||784.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 1:06 PM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Mon 2:06 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:06 PM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:06 PM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Mon 1:06 PM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Mon 2:06 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Mon 3:06 PM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba *||Mon 4:06 PM||2550 km||1584 miles||1377 nm|| SE|
|Bogota||Mon 1:06 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:06 PM||2839 km||1764 miles||1533 nm|| WSW|
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