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 17:10:00 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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||83° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.15 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 18.9"||977.80 mi||west||0° 10' 29.0"||12.01 mi||north||978.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 13.7"||863.85 mi||east||4° 26' 43.4"||305.55 mi||north||922.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 12:10 PM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:10 PM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:10 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sat 12:10 PM||1422 km||883 miles||768 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 1:10 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Sat 12:10 PM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Sat 1:10 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sat 12:10 PM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Sat 12:10 PM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| N|
|San Jose||Sat 11:10 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| N|
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