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 22:36:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||83° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 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' 32.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 30.2"||992.93 mi||west||0° 10' 00.2"||11.46 mi||north||992.76 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 56.6"||751.06 mi||east||3° 44' 20.3"||257.01 mi||north||789.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Limón||Thu 4:36 PM||85 km||53 miles||46 nm|| N|
|Boquete||Thu 5:36 PM||89 km||55 miles||48 nm|| SE|
|David||Thu 5:36 PM||115 km||72 miles||62 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Thu 4:36 PM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm|| NW|
|Alajuela||Thu 4:36 PM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| NW|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Thu 5:36 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| ESE|
|Panama||Thu 5:36 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| E|
|Masaya||Thu 4:36 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| NW|
|Managua||Thu 4:36 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| NW|
|Matagalpa||Thu 4:36 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NW|
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