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 27, 2013 at 04:48:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||70° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.51 meters/second, 1571.4 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 31.5"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.9"||976.32 mi||west||0° 08' 29.3"||9.73 mi||south||976.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 09.8"||757.40 mi||east||3° 41' 12.6"||253.44 mi||south||803.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oranjestad||Sun 12:48 AM||139 km||86 miles||75 nm|| SSE|
|Willemstad||Sun 12:48 AM||231 km||143 miles||125 nm|| SE|
|Maracaibo||Sun 12:18 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SSW|
|Barquisimeto||Sun 12:18 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SSE|
|Valencia||Sun 12:18 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| SSE|
|Maracay||Sun 12:18 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| SE|
|Caracas||Sun 12:18 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SE|
|Santo Domingo||Sun 12:48 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| N|
|Barranquilla||Sat 11:48 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| WSW|
|Punta Cana||Sun 12:48 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNE|
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