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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 16:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||71° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.89 meters/second, 1572.8 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.2 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' 27.2"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 15.5"||977.20 mi||west||0° 10' 25.7"||11.95 mi||north||977.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 31.6"||864.85 mi||east||4° 25' 43.4"||304.40 mi||north||922.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuzco||Sat 11:20 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SSW|
|Arequipa||Sat 11:20 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| S|
|Rio Branco||Sat 12:20 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Sat 12:20 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Sat 11:20 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Sat 12:20 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 11:20 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Sat 11:20 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Sat 12:20 PM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| NE|
|Cali||Sat 11:20 AM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| NNW|
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