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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||84° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.87 meters/second, 1558.3 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 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' 27.2"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 18.2"||968.11 mi||west||0° 09' 10.8"||10.52 mi||south||967.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 45.2"||902.77 mi||east||3° 15' 53.8"||224.52 mi||south||923.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 7:36 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:36 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:36 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sun 7:36 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:36 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:36 AM||1898 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Sun 8:36 AM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sun 7:36 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:36 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| SSE|
|Panama||Sun 7:36 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| NNE|
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