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 18:32:00 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 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||93° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.46 meters/second, 1524.5 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 43.7"||947.08 mi||west||0° 05' 29.8"||6.30 mi||north||947.35 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 35.4"||966.68 mi||east||2° 46' 12.6"||190.50 mi||north||992.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 1:32 PM||1855 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:32 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:32 PM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm|| SW|
|Guayaquil||Wed 1:32 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Wed 1:32 PM||2526 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Wed 2:32 PM||2674 km||1661 miles||1444 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Wed 3:32 PM||2841 km||1765 miles||1534 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 1:32 PM||2877 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 2:32 PM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Wed 12:32 PM||3229 km||2006 miles||1744 nm|| NNE|
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