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 17:32:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.85 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 23.9"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 59.2"||961.44 mi||west||0° 08' 14.8"||9.45 mi||north||961.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 37.9"||939.91 mi||east||3° 43' 26.4"||256.02 mi||north||981.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Thu 1:32 PM||88 km||54 miles||47 nm|| WNW|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:32 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SSE|
|Sucre||Thu 1:32 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Thu 1:32 PM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm|| WSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:32 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:32 PM||1310 km||814 miles||707 nm|| SSE|
|Manaus||Thu 1:32 PM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 12:32 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 3:32 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:32 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| S|
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