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 17:42:00 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 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||66° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 59.9"||961.55 mi||west||0° 08' 16.0"||9.47 mi||north||961.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 20.6"||939.68 mi||east||3° 43' 47.1"||256.42 mi||north||981.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trinidad||Thu 1:42 PM||182 km||113 miles||99 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Thu 1:42 PM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:42 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:42 PM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm|| SE|
|Arequipa||Thu 12:42 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| WSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:42 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NNW|
|Lima||Thu 12:42 PM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:42 PM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Thu 1:42 PM||1512 km||940 miles||817 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:42 PM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| S|
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