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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:24:00 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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 32.2"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 13.5"||1001.29 mi||west||0° 11' 02.1"||12.64 mi||north||1001.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 29.1"||760.52 mi||east||4° 12' 33.5"||289.28 mi||north||810.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 5:24 PM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 6:24 PM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco||Wed 6:24 PM||2563 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:24 PM||2777 km||1725 miles||1499 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:24 PM||2807 km||1744 miles||1516 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:24 PM||3188 km||1981 miles||1722 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:24 PM||3229 km||2007 miles||1744 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:24 PM||3419 km||2125 miles||1846 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:24 PM||3453 km||2146 miles||1865 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:24 PM||3484 km||2165 miles||1881 nm|| E|
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