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 10:08:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 57.1"||999.39 mi||west||0° 11' 29.1"||13.15 mi||south||999.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 34.1"||818.81 mi||east||4° 28' 43.1"||307.80 mi||south||871.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquitos||Fri 5:08 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| N|
|Cruzeiro do Sul||Fri 6:08 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| SSE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 6:08 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 5:08 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| WNW|
|Quito||Fri 5:08 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm|| NW|
|Lima||Fri 5:08 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| SSW|
|Cali||Fri 5:08 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| NNW|
|Bogota||Fri 5:08 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| N|
|Medellin||Fri 5:08 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Fri 6:08 AM||1341 km||834 miles||724 nm|| SSE|
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