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 17:52:00 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 17:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||68° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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° 24' 00.6"||961.67 mi||west||0° 08' 16.9"||9.49 mi||north||962.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 03.1"||939.46 mi||east||3° 44' 07.8"||256.81 mi||north||981.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Thu 1:52 PM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| SSE|
|Arequipa||Thu 12:52 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| WSW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:52 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Thu 1:52 PM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| SE|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:52 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| ESE|
|Lima||Thu 12:52 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:52 PM||1631 km||1013 miles||881 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Thu 1:52 PM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 12:52 PM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| NW|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:52 PM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| SSE|
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