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 23:46:00 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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||100° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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"||992.38 mi||west||0° 09' 56.5"||11.39 mi||north||992.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 00.8"||750.72 mi||east||3° 42' 40.7"||255.11 mi||north||788.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Thu 5:46 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| N|
|Oaxaca||Thu 5:46 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 5:46 PM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm|| N|
|Veracruz||Thu 5:46 PM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 5:46 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| ENE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 5:46 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Thu 5:46 PM||1277 km||793 miles||689 nm|| ENE|
|Guadalajara||Thu 5:46 PM||1293 km||803 miles||698 nm|| NNW|
|Leon||Thu 5:46 PM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta||Thu 5:46 PM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| NNW|
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