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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:36:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||108° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 32.2"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.5"||1001.51 mi||west||0° 11' 03.9"||12.67 mi||north||1001.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 43.7"||760.98 mi||east||4° 13' 27.0"||290.30 mi||north||811.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 5:36 PM||1607 km||998 miles||868 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 5:36 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 5:36 PM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NNE|
|Leon||Wed 5:36 PM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 5:36 PM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 4:36 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| N|
|Veracruz||Wed 5:36 PM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:36 PM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| ESE|
|Guatemala||Wed 5:36 PM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Wed 5:36 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| ENE|
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