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 18:14:00 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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||88° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.39 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 43.0"||946.93 mi||west||0° 05' 27.3"||6.25 mi||north||947.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 58.8"||966.96 mi||east||2° 45' 20.8"||189.51 mi||north||992.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 1:14 PM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:14 PM||1874 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Wed 1:14 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Wed 2:14 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| E|
|Quito||Wed 1:14 PM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:14 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| WSW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 1:14 PM||2439 km||1515 miles||1317 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 2:14 PM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Wed 3:14 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| SE|
|Córdoba||Wed 3:14 PM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| SE|
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