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 19:54:00 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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.10 meters/second, 1530.4 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.6"||950.77 mi||west||0° 07' 35.6"||8.71 mi||north||951.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 43.0"||919.38 mi||east||3° 31' 04.8"||241.91 mi||north||958.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 2:54 PM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Fri 11:54 AM||1570 km||975 miles||847 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 9:54 AM||3418 km||2124 miles||1845 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 1:54 PM||3545 km||2203 miles||1914 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 2:54 PM||4373 km||2718 miles||2361 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Fri 9:54 AM||4465 km||2775 miles||2411 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Fri 1:54 PM||4537 km||2819 miles||2450 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 1:54 PM||4607 km||2863 miles||2488 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 1:54 PM||4628 km||2876 miles||2499 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 2:54 PM||4660 km||2896 miles||2516 nm|| ENE|
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