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 Thursday, January 10, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||95° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.95 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 22.7"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 43.0"||934.71 mi||west||0° 04' 03.8"||4.66 mi||north||934.92 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 50.5"||954.33 mi||east||2° 15' 57.0"||155.86 mi||north||973.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:20 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||892 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Thu 12:20 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:20 AM||2196 km||1364 miles||1186 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 12:20 PM||2568 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Thu 2:20 PM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| SE|
|Quito||Thu 12:20 PM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 1:20 PM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Thu 1:20 PM||3126 km||1942 miles||1688 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:20 PM||3127 km||1943 miles||1689 nm|| ENE|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:20 PM||3334 km||2072 miles||1800 nm|| ESE|
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