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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.72 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 10.3"||949.91 mi||west||0° 07' 27.5"||8.55 mi||north||950.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 59.6"||921.15 mi||east||3° 28' 17.6"||238.72 mi||north||959.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:44 PM||1388 km||862 miles||749 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:44 PM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 1:44 PM||2601 km||1616 miles||1404 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 1:44 PM||3083 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Fri 10:44 AM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| WSW|
|La Paz||Fri 2:44 PM||3449 km||2143 miles||1862 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:44 PM||3461 km||2150 miles||1869 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:44 PM||3540 km||2200 miles||1911 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Fri 12:44 PM||3643 km||2263 miles||1967 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Fri 12:44 PM||3676 km||2284 miles||1985 nm|| NNE|
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