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 18:20:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||80° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.5 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"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 05.4"||968.23 mi||west||0° 09' 49.1"||11.25 mi||north||968.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 15.2"||883.47 mi||east||4° 14' 35.9"||291.70 mi||north||937.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 1:20 PM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 1:20 PM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Sat 2:20 PM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 2:20 PM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sat 1:20 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Sat 2:20 PM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 12:20 PM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Sat 1:20 PM||2207 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Sat 3:20 PM||2368 km||1471 miles||1279 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Sat 3:20 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| SE|
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