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 17:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||85° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 24.1"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.7"||949.14 mi||west||0° 07' 19.8"||8.40 mi||north||949.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 03.6"||922.76 mi||east||3° 25' 42.1"||235.75 mi||north||960.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 12:40 PM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:40 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 1:40 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| E|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:40 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Fri 12:40 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Fri 1:40 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:40 PM||2268 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| SE|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:40 PM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| SE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 12:40 PM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| WSW|
|Bogota||Fri 12:40 PM||2755 km||1712 miles||1487 nm|| NNE|
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