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 09:58:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||71° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 30.9"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.6"||999.46 mi||west||0° 11' 29.3"||13.16 mi||south||999.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 18.9"||818.56 mi||east||4° 28' 50.1"||307.93 mi||south||870.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Eirunepé||Fri 5:58 AM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| SE|
|Tabatinga||Fri 5:58 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm|| NE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 5:58 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Fri 4:58 AM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SW|
|Quito||Fri 4:58 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| NW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 4:58 AM||1050 km||652 miles||567 nm|| WNW|
|Cali||Fri 4:58 AM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| NNW|
|Bogota||Fri 4:58 AM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Fri 5:58 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Fri 5:58 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| SSE|
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