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 20:04:00 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 20:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||119° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.3"||950.89 mi||west||0° 07' 36.9"||8.73 mi||north||951.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 23.4"||919.13 mi||east||3° 31' 28.4"||242.36 mi||north||958.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 12:04 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 3:04 PM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Fri 10:04 AM||3164 km||1966 miles||1708 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 2:04 PM||3772 km||2344 miles||2037 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 10:04 AM||4217 km||2620 miles||2277 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Fri 3:04 PM||4628 km||2876 miles||2499 nm|| E|
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:04 AM||4642 km||2884 miles||2506 nm|| WNW|
|Mexico City||Fri 2:04 PM||4656 km||2893 miles||2514 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 2:04 PM||4778 km||2969 miles||2580 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 2:04 PM||4807 km||2987 miles||2595 nm|| NE|
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