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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||110° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.45 meters/second, 1495.6 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 22.3"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 22.3"||929.08 mi||west||0° 00' 23.7"||0.45 mi||north||929.10 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 22.6"||971.07 mi||east||0° 52' 06.6"||59.75 mi||north||975.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Wed 12:20 PM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Wed 9:20 AM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 11:20 AM||3137 km||1949 miles||1694 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Wed 12:20 PM||3654 km||2270 miles||1973 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:20 PM||4119 km||2559 miles||2224 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 12:20 PM||4125 km||2563 miles||2227 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:20 AM||4158 km||2584 miles||2245 nm|| W|
|San Jose||Wed 11:20 AM||4439 km||2759 miles||2397 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:20 PM||4440 km||2759 miles||2398 nm|| E|
|San Salvador||Wed 11:20 AM||4455 km||2768 miles||2405 nm|| NNE|
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