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 19:34:00 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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.32 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 26.2"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 11.8"||969.20 mi||west||0° 09' 55.0"||11.36 mi||north||969.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 44.10"||881.45 mi||east||4° 16' 26.1"||293.80 mi||north||936.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:34 PM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:34 PM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Sat 2:34 PM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:34 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sat 2:34 PM||2686 km||1669 miles||1450 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:34 PM||3091 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sat 1:34 PM||3193 km||1984 miles||1724 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 1:34 PM||3230 km||2007 miles||1744 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 1:34 PM||3283 km||2040 miles||1773 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 3:34 PM||3283 km||2040 miles||1773 nm|| E|
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