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 18:54:00 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 18:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||102° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.78 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 11.0"||950.04 mi||west||0° 07' 28.6"||8.57 mi||north||950.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 40.2"||920.90 mi||east||3° 28' 41.7"||239.18 mi||north||959.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:54 PM||1243 km||773 miles||671 nm|| SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:54 PM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 1:54 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| E|
|Adamstown||Fri 10:54 AM||2932 km||1822 miles||1583 nm|| WSW|
|Quito||Fri 1:54 PM||3292 km||2045 miles||1777 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:54 PM||3669 km||2280 miles||1981 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:54 PM||3680 km||2287 miles||1987 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:54 PM||3704 km||2301 miles||2000 nm|| E|
|Managua||Fri 12:54 PM||3762 km||2338 miles||2031 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Fri 12:54 PM||3772 km||2344 miles||2037 nm|| NNE|
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