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 17:32:00 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 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 41.5"||946.57 mi||west||0° 05' 21.7"||6.15 mi||north||946.82 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 53.0"||967.62 mi||east||2° 43' 19.5"||187.19 mi||north||992.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 12:32 PM||675 km||419 miles||365 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:32 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Wed 1:32 PM||1442 km||896 miles||778 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:32 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:32 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:32 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Wed 12:32 PM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:32 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| SE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 11:32 AM||2217 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:32 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| ESE|
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