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, August 21, 2014 at 16:42:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 16:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||113° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 31.5"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.2"||958.72 mi||west||0° 03' 41.0"||4.22 mi||south||958.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 33.7"||743.25 mi||east||1° 49' 04.9"||125.02 mi||south||757.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 11:42 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 10:42 AM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 11:42 AM||1171 km||728 miles||633 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 11:42 AM||1316 km||818 miles||710 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 9:42 AM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| NNE|
|Leon *||Thu 11:42 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 11:42 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 11:42 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Thu 11:42 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| E|
|Mexicali *||Thu 9:42 AM||1692 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| N|
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