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 17:10:00 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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||77° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.22 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 03.5"||948.78 mi||west||0° 07' 16.2"||8.34 mi||north||949.14 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 01.5"||923.50 mi||east||3° 24' 28.4"||234.34 mi||north||960.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 12:10 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Fri 1:10 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Fri 1:10 PM||1351 km||840 miles||730 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:10 PM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:10 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:10 PM||1884 km||1171 miles||1017 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Fri 12:10 PM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:10 PM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm|| SE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:10 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:10 PM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| ESE|
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