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 17:30:00 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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.98 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 43.5"||934.78 mi||west||0° 04' 05.2"||4.69 mi||north||935.00 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 37.0"||954.16 mi||east||2° 16' 29.4"||156.48 mi||north||973.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:30 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:30 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 12:30 PM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 12:30 PM||3008 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Thu 2:30 PM||3040 km||1889 miles||1641 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Thu 1:30 PM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Thu 1:30 PM||3376 km||2098 miles||1823 nm|| E|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:30 AM||3396 km||2110 miles||1834 nm|| WSW|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:30 PM||3556 km||2210 miles||1920 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:30 AM||3620 km||2250 miles||1955 nm|| NNE|
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