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 17:24:00 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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 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' 41.2"||946.50 mi||west||0° 05' 20.7"||6.13 mi||north||946.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 03.3"||967.74 mi||east||2° 42' 56.1"||186.75 mi||north||992.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Wed 12:24 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Wed 12:24 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Wed 1:24 PM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Wed 1:24 PM||1240 km||771 miles||670 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:24 PM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:24 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:24 PM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Wed 12:24 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1060 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:24 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:24 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| ESE|
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