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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:00:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||75° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.16 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 23.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 02.9"||948.67 mi||west||0° 07' 15.0"||8.31 mi||north||949.02 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 20.6"||923.75 mi||east||3° 24' 03.6"||233.87 mi||north||960.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 12:00 Noon||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 12:00 Noon||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Fri 1:00 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Fri 1:00 PM||1099 km||683 miles||594 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:00 PM||1203 km||748 miles||650 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:00 Noon||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NNW|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:00 PM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:00 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1026 nm|| SE|
|Quito||Fri 12:00 Noon||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| N|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:00 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| ESE|
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