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 18:22:00 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 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 02.6"||962.02 mi||west||0° 08' 20.0"||9.55 mi||north||962.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 10.5"||938.79 mi||east||3° 45' 09.3"||257.99 mi||north||980.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ica||Thu 1:22 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 1:22 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| NNW|
|Arequipa||Thu 1:22 PM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:22 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:22 PM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Thu 2:22 PM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:22 PM||1478 km||919 miles||798 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 1:22 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:22 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:22 PM||2153 km||1338 miles||1162 nm|| NW|
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