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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:12:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 23.8"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 57.9"||961.20 mi||west||0° 08' 12.8"||9.41 mi||north||961.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 12.8"||940.35 mi||east||3° 42' 44.6"||255.23 mi||north||981.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:12 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:12 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Thu 1:12 PM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm|| W|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:12 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:12 PM||1129 km||701 miles||609 nm|| S|
|Brasilia *||Thu 3:12 PM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Thu 1:12 PM||1341 km||833 miles||724 nm|| N|
|São Paulo *||Thu 3:12 PM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| SE|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:12 PM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 3:12 PM||1905 km||1184 miles||1028 nm|| ESE|
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