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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 17:30:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||68° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.59 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 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' 25.9"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 01.0"||967.57 mi||west||0° 09' 45.0"||11.17 mi||north||967.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 56.9"||884.84 mi||east||4° 13' 19.6"||290.24 mi||north||938.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Sat 1:30 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| SSE|
|Arequipa||Sat 12:30 PM||377 km||235 miles||204 nm|| SW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:30 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Sat 1:30 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Sat 12:30 PM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Sat 1:30 PM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm|| NE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 2:30 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:30 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Sat 12:30 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1020 nm|| NW|
|Córdoba||Sat 2:30 PM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| SSE|
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