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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 09.4"||949.75 mi||west||0° 07' 25.9"||8.52 mi||north||950.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 26.9"||921.50 mi||east||3° 27' 43.9"||238.07 mi||north||959.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:30 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:30 PM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Fri 1:30 PM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:30 PM||2542 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 1:30 PM||2807 km||1744 miles||1515 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:30 PM||3092 km||1922 miles||1670 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:30 PM||3176 km||1973 miles||1715 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:30 PM||3369 km||2093 miles||1819 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:30 PM||3374 km||2096 miles||1822 nm|| E|
|Managua||Fri 12:30 PM||3502 km||2176 miles||1891 nm|| NNE|
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