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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:16:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||79° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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' 27.3"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.0"||968.37 mi||west||0° 09' 12.3"||10.55 mi||south||968.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 03.4"||902.20 mi||east||3° 16' 38.6"||225.37 mi||south||922.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 7:16 AM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:16 AM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:16 AM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:16 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sun 7:16 AM||1580 km||981 miles||853 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Sun 8:16 AM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:16 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Sun 7:16 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:16 AM||2297 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Sun 9:16 AM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| SE|
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