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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 31.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.9"||1001.68 mi||west||0° 11' 30.5"||13.18 mi||south||1001.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 23.3"||807.57 mi||east||4° 30' 03.4"||309.31 mi||south||861.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:46 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 4:46 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 4:46 AM||2159 km||1341 miles||1166 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Thu 3:46 AM||2162 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 3:46 AM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 3:46 AM||2199 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 3:46 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 3:46 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco||Thu 3:46 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| N|
|Lima||Thu 4:46 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| ESE|
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