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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 08:46:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||94° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 31.8"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 53.3"||1005.17 mi||west||0° 11' 34.1"||13.25 mi||south||1005.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 09.2"||785.28 mi||east||4° 38' 11.6"||318.60 mi||south||846.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:46 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Wed 2:46 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 2:46 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Wed 2:46 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Wed 2:46 AM||1575 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 2:46 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 3:46 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| E|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 2:46 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Wed 3:46 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| E|
|Panama||Wed 3:46 AM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| ENE|
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