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 18:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||109° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.15 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 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"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 45.4"||935.15 mi||west||0° 04' 12.6"||4.83 mi||north||935.37 mi|
|24 hours||14° 39' 29.2"||953.28 mi||east||2° 19' 10.7"||159.56 mi||north||973.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:20 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Thu 10:20 AM||2197 km||1365 miles||1187 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:20 PM||3018 km||1875 miles||1629 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 1:20 PM||3570 km||2218 miles||1928 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 1:20 PM||4015 km||2495 miles||2168 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:20 PM||4110 km||2554 miles||2219 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 8:20 AM||4230 km||2628 miles||2284 nm|| W|
|San Jose||Thu 12:20 PM||4318 km||2683 miles||2331 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:20 PM||4331 km||2691 miles||2339 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:20 PM||4346 km||2701 miles||2347 nm|| NNE|
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