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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||90° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 32.4"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.4"||1003.79 mi||west||0° 11' 14.1"||12.87 mi||south||1003.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 23.9"||765.55 mi||east||4° 34' 53.8"||314.82 mi||south||828.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 3:46 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SSE|
|San Jose||Wed 3:46 AM||997 km||620 miles||539 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Wed 3:46 AM||1049 km||652 miles||567 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Wed 3:46 AM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| N|
|Santa Ana||Wed 3:46 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Wed 3:46 AM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 3:46 AM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Wed 4:46 AM||1359 km||845 miles||734 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 4:46 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 4:46 AM||1417 km||881 miles||765 nm|| ESE|
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