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, January 1, 2013 at 08:46:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||87° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.11 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 32.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 32.0"||995.63 mi||west||0° 10' 22.7"||11.89 mi||south||995.92 mi|
|24 hours||10° 58' 57.7"||751.95 mi||east||4° 19' 28.2"||297.18 mi||south||811.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alajuela||Tue 2:46 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Tue 2:46 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| ENE|
|Masaya||Tue 2:46 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Tue 2:46 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NNE|
|David||Tue 3:46 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| E|
|San Miguel||Tue 2:46 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 2:46 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Tue 2:46 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNW|
|Santa Ana||Tue 2:46 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NNW|
|Escuintla||Tue 2:46 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNW|
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