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 12:58:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||114° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.7 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 30.7"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.0"||998.25 mi||west||0° 11' 26.0"||13.10 mi||south||998.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 54.3"||822.99 mi||east||4° 26' 37.7"||305.41 mi||south||873.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:58 AM||2386 km||1483 miles||1288 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:58 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:58 AM||2835 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| E|
|Mexico City||Fri 6:58 AM||3295 km||2047 miles||1779 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 6:58 AM||3509 km||2180 miles||1895 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:58 AM||3561 km||2213 miles||1923 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 6:58 AM||3731 km||2318 miles||2014 nm|| ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:58 AM||3759 km||2335 miles||2029 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:58 AM||3821 km||2374 miles||2063 nm|| ENE|
|Belmopan||Fri 6:58 AM||3840 km||2386 miles||2074 nm|| NE|
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