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 17:20:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||80° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 04.2"||948.90 mi||west||0° 07' 17.4"||8.36 mi||north||949.26 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 42.2"||923.25 mi||east||3° 24' 52.9"||234.82 mi||north||960.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 12:20 PM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 1:20 PM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Fri 1:20 PM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:20 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:20 PM||1718 km||1067 miles||928 nm|| N|
|Quito||Fri 12:20 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:20 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:20 AM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| NNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:20 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:20 PM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm|| ESE|
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