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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 01:46:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 30.9"||991.43 mi||west||0° 09' 50.0"||11.26 mi||north||991.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 10.6"||750.17 mi||east||3° 39' 48.0"||251.82 mi||north||786.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:46 PM||2858 km||1776 miles||1543 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 5:46 PM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Thu 6:46 PM||3153 km||1959 miles||1703 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 5:46 PM||3175 km||1973 miles||1715 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:46 PM||3238 km||2012 miles||1748 nm|| WSW|
|Las Vegas||Thu 5:46 PM||3247 km||2017 miles||1753 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:46 PM||3326 km||2067 miles||1796 nm|| WNW|
|Mexico City||Thu 7:46 PM||3400 km||2113 miles||1836 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Thu 3:46 PM||3761 km||2337 miles||2031 nm|| SW|
|Salt Lake City||Thu 6:46 PM||3835 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| NNE|
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