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 22:46:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||74° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 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"||980.15 mi||west||0° 08' 34.4"||9.82 mi||north||979.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 45.4"||746.87 mi||east||3° 06' 48.6"||214.07 mi||north||772.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Marta||Fri 5:46 PM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| SSE|
|Barranquilla||Fri 5:46 PM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| S|
|Cartagena||Fri 5:46 PM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SSW|
|Maracaibo||Fri 6:16 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| SE|
|Montería||Fri 5:46 PM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm|| SSW|
|Oranjestad||Fri 6:46 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| E|
|Cúcuta||Fri 5:46 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SSE|
|Kingston||Fri 5:46 PM||604 km||376 miles||326 nm|| NNW|
|Willemstad||Fri 6:46 PM||616 km||382 miles||332 nm|| E|
|May Pen||Fri 5:46 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| NNW|
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