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 17:44:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.40 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 24.1"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 06.0"||949.19 mi||west||0° 07' 20.4"||8.41 mi||north||949.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 55.9"||922.66 mi||east||3° 25' 51.9"||235.94 mi||north||960.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 12:44 PM||1161 km||722 miles||627 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:44 PM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:44 AM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Fri 1:44 PM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 12:44 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1136 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:44 PM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 1:44 PM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 2:44 PM||2331 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| SE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 12:44 PM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| WSW|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:44 PM||2687 km||1670 miles||1451 nm|| SE|
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