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 17:14:00 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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||74° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.16 meters/second, 1523.4 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.8"||946.41 mi||west||0° 05' 19.3"||6.10 mi||north||946.67 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 16.0"||967.89 mi||east||2° 42' 27.1"||186.19 mi||north||992.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Wed 12:14 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:14 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Wed 12:14 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Wed 1:14 PM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:14 PM||1140 km||708 miles||616 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:14 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:14 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| SSE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:14 PM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:14 PM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 12:14 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NNW|
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