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 17:04:00 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 17:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||72° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.12 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 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' 22.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.3"||946.33 mi||west||0° 05' 18.0"||6.07 mi||north||946.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 28.8"||968.04 mi||east||2° 41' 58.0"||185.64 mi||north||992.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Wed 12:04 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| NNE|
|Arica *||Wed 2:04 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:04 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 1:04 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| E|
|Lima||Wed 12:04 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:04 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:04 PM||1697 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| SSE|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:04 PM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| ESE|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:04 PM||1723 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| S|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:04 PM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm|| NNW|
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