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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.02 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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' 26.1"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 07.5"||968.54 mi||west||0° 09' 50.9"||11.29 mi||north||968.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 26.4"||882.82 mi||east||4° 15' 11.9"||292.39 mi||north||936.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 1:44 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 12:44 PM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| NNW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 1:44 PM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Sat 1:44 PM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 2:44 PM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Sat 2:44 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Sat 2:44 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sat 1:44 PM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Sat 1:44 PM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 12:44 PM||2672 km||1660 miles||1443 nm|| N|
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