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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 18:56:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.95 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 28.0"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.0"||986.33 mi||west||0° 11' 20.1"||12.99 mi||north||986.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 55.5"||844.06 mi||east||4° 40' 44.0"||321.55 mi||north||907.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 1:56 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| SSW|
|Guayaquil||Sun 1:56 PM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NNW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 2:56 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sun 1:56 PM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Sun 2:56 PM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SE|
|Cali||Sun 1:56 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Sun 2:56 PM||1568 km||974 miles||847 nm|| SE|
|Bogota||Sun 1:56 PM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 12:56 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| WNW|
|Medellin||Sun 1:56 PM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| N|
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