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, September 3, 2014 at 01:00:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.64 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 26.4"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 28.1"||947.45 mi||west||0° 01' 20.7"||1.54 mi||south||947.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 50.8"||894.31 mi||east||0° 00' 20.1"||0.39 mi||south||894.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Tue 7:00 PM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 7:00 PM||2270 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Tue 8:00 PM||2595 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Tue 8:00 PM||3124 km||1941 miles||1687 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 5:00 PM||3160 km||1964 miles||1706 nm|| WSW|
|Santiago||Tue 9:00 PM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Tue 9:00 PM||3418 km||2124 miles||1846 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Tue 7:00 PM||3613 km||2245 miles||1951 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 8:00 PM||3623 km||2251 miles||1956 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Tue 9:00 PM||3688 km||2292 miles||1991 nm|| E|
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