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 22:44:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 22:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||74° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.23 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.5"||980.17 mi||west||0° 08' 34.4"||9.83 mi||north||979.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 44.8"||746.87 mi||east||3° 06' 52.0"||214.14 mi||north||772.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Marta||Fri 5:44 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| S|
|Barranquilla||Fri 5:44 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| SSW|
|Cartagena||Fri 5:44 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| SSW|
|Maracaibo||Fri 6:14 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| SE|
|Oranjestad||Fri 6:44 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Montería||Fri 5:44 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| SSW|
|Willemstad||Fri 6:44 PM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| E|
|Cúcuta||Fri 5:44 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm|| SSE|
|Barquisimeto||Fri 6:14 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| ESE|
|Kingston||Fri 5:44 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| NNW|
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