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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 09:18:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 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' 30.9"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.7"||999.71 mi||west||0° 11' 29.9"||13.17 mi||south||999.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 19.2"||817.60 mi||east||4° 29' 17.6"||308.45 mi||south||870.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manaus||Fri 5:18 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Velho||Fri 5:18 AM||462 km||287 miles||250 nm|| SW|
|Rio Branco||Fri 5:18 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SW|
|Georgetown||Fri 5:18 AM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 6:18 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 5:18 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Fri 6:18 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Fri 6:18 AM||1523 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Fri 5:18 AM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm|| SSW|
|Port of Spain||Fri 5:18 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| N|
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