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 17:22:00 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 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 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||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 58.6"||961.32 mi||west||0° 08' 13.9"||9.43 mi||north||961.68 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 55.4"||940.13 mi||east||3° 43' 05.6"||255.63 mi||north||981.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:22 PM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:22 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Thu 1:22 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| WSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:22 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:22 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| SSE|
|Manaus||Thu 1:22 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| N|
|Brasilia *||Thu 3:22 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| E|
|Lima||Thu 12:22 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| W|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:22 PM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| S|
|São Paulo *||Thu 3:22 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||992 nm|| ESE|
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