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 17:14:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.76 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' 58.0"||961.23 mi||west||0° 08' 13.0"||9.42 mi||north||961.59 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 09.4"||940.31 mi||east||3° 42' 48.8"||255.31 mi||north||981.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:14 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:14 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Thu 1:14 PM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm|| W|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:14 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:14 PM||1138 km||707 miles||615 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 3:14 PM||1285 km||798 miles||694 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Thu 1:14 PM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm|| N|
|São Paulo *||Thu 3:14 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| SE|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:14 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| SSW|
|Lima||Thu 12:14 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1021 nm|| W|
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