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 23:26:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 30.4"||992.54 mi||west||0° 09' 57.6"||11.41 mi||north||992.37 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 59.5"||750.81 mi||east||3° 43' 09.3"||255.66 mi||north||788.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Thu 5:26 PM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 5:26 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 5:26 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 5:26 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Thu 5:26 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| NNE|
|Oaxaca||Thu 5:26 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| N|
|San Miguel||Thu 5:26 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco||Thu 5:26 PM||973 km||604 miles||525 nm|| NNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 5:26 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| ENE|
|Managua||Thu 5:26 PM||1027 km||638 miles||555 nm|| ENE|
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