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 00:26:00 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 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"||1001.28 mi||west||0° 11' 02.0"||12.64 mi||north||1001.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 28.5"||760.50 mi||east||4° 12' 31.2"||289.24 mi||north||810.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 5:26 PM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 6:26 PM||2538 km||1577 miles||1370 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco||Wed 6:26 PM||2608 km||1621 miles||1408 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:26 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:26 PM||2825 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:26 PM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:26 PM||3242 km||2015 miles||1751 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:26 PM||3461 km||2150 miles||1869 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:26 PM||3470 km||2156 miles||1873 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Wed 4:26 PM||3510 km||2181 miles||1895 nm|| SSW|
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