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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 09:08:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||70° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.41 meters/second, 1617.9 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.5"||1005.26 mi||west||0° 11' 36.5"||13.29 mi||south||1005.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 29.7"||786.80 mi||east||4° 38' 25.9"||318.87 mi||south||847.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Villavicencio||Thu 4:08 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Thu 4:08 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Thu 4:08 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Thu 4:08 AM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| W|
|Medellin||Thu 4:08 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 5:08 AM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| SSE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 4:08 AM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm|| W|
|Manaus||Thu 5:08 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| ESE|
|Caracas||Thu 4:38 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 4:08 AM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm|| SSW|
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