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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||115° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.23 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 46.3"||935.34 mi||west||0° 04' 16.1"||4.89 mi||north||935.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 38' 56.2"||952.85 mi||east||2° 20' 27.8"||161.03 mi||north||973.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:44 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Thu 10:44 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:44 PM||3492 km||2170 miles||1885 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Thu 8:44 AM||3628 km||2255 miles||1959 nm|| W|
|Lima||Thu 1:44 PM||4166 km||2589 miles||2250 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 1:44 PM||4552 km||2829 miles||2458 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 8:44 AM||4635 km||2880 miles||2503 nm|| W|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:44 PM||4639 km||2883 miles||2505 nm|| ESE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:44 PM||4677 km||2906 miles||2525 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:44 PM||4683 km||2910 miles||2529 nm|| NE|
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