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 23:16:00 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 23:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||81° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.09 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 32.3"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.2"||979.86 mi||west||0° 08' 32.3"||9.79 mi||north||979.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 55.3"||746.84 mi||east||3° 05' 58.0"||213.11 mi||north||771.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Andrés||Fri 6:16 PM||54 km||34 miles||29 nm|| SSE|
|San Jose||Fri 5:16 PM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SW|
|Alajuela||Fri 5:16 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SW|
|Masaya||Fri 5:16 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| WSW|
|Managua||Fri 5:16 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| WSW|
|Panama||Fri 6:16 PM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SSE|
|David||Fri 6:16 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| S|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 5:16 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| WNW|
|La Ceiba||Fri 5:16 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| WNW|
|San Miguel||Fri 5:16 PM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| W|
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