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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 00:16:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||85° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.56 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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' 32.0"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.1"||965.20 mi||west||0° 06' 46.0"||7.76 mi||north||964.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 19.6"||747.50 mi||east||2° 20' 35.6"||161.15 mi||north||760.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Roatán||Sat 6:16 PM||138 km||85 miles||74 nm|| W|
|La Ceiba||Sat 6:16 PM||173 km||108 miles||94 nm|| WSW|
|Tela||Sat 6:16 PM||242 km||150 miles||130 nm|| WSW|
|Choloma||Sat 6:16 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| WSW|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 6:16 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| SW|
|Belize City||Sat 6:16 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| WNW|
|Belmopan||Sat 6:16 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| WNW|
|Orange Walk Town||Sat 6:16 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| WNW|
|Chetumal||Sat 6:16 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| NW|
|San Miguel||Sat 6:16 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| SW|
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