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 18:34:00 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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.67 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 09.6"||949.79 mi||west||0° 07' 26.2"||8.53 mi||north||950.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 19.0"||921.40 mi||east||3° 27' 53.4"||238.26 mi||north||959.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:34 PM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:34 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1117 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Fri 1:34 PM||2351 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:34 PM||2621 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 1:34 PM||2884 km||1792 miles||1557 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:34 PM||3194 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:34 PM||3256 km||2023 miles||1758 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Fri 10:34 AM||3408 km||2118 miles||1840 nm|| WSW|
|San Jose||Fri 12:34 PM||3414 km||2122 miles||1844 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:34 PM||3475 km||2159 miles||1876 nm|| E|
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