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, January 1, 2014 at 16:14:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||60° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.94 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 22.5"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 38.6"||945.91 mi||west||0° 05' 11.2"||5.95 mi||north||946.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 31.6"||968.80 mi||east||2° 39' 31.6"||182.84 mi||north||992.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Wed 12:14 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Wed 12:14 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:14 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
|La Paz||Wed 12:14 PM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm|| W|
|Salta||Wed 1:14 PM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 11:14 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 2:14 PM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm|| E|
|São Paulo *||Wed 2:14 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ESE|
|Córdoba||Wed 1:14 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Wed 12:14 PM||1647 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| N|
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