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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:46:00 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.75 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 25.2"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.4"||949.89 mi||west||0° 06' 54.0"||7.91 mi||south||949.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 38.7"||940.49 mi||east||2° 12' 11.4"||151.55 mi||south||946.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Mon 7:46 AM||266 km||165 miles||143 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Mon 8:46 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Mon 7:46 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Mon 8:46 AM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 8:46 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Mon 9:46 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| S|
|Córdoba||Mon 9:46 AM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| SSE|
|Asuncion *||Mon 9:46 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 7:46 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Mon 7:46 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| NNW|
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