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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.38 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 25.0"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 58.4"||953.56 mi||west||0° 06' 05.4"||6.98 mi||south||953.32 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 24.0"||948.52 mi||east||1° 53' 43.8"||130.37 mi||south||952.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 12:40 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:40 AM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Sun 9:40 AM||2664 km||1656 miles||1439 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Sun 12:40 PM||3154 km||1960 miles||1703 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sun 12:40 PM||3530 km||2194 miles||1906 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Sun 11:40 AM||3828 km||2379 miles||2067 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 11:40 AM||3863 km||2400 miles||2086 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sun 11:40 AM||3883 km||2413 miles||2097 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sun 11:40 AM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 2:40 PM||3959 km||2460 miles||2138 nm|| SE|
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