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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.15 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 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' 03.0"||962.11 mi||west||0° 08' 20.9"||9.57 mi||north||962.47 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 56.6"||938.61 mi||east||3° 45' 25.7"||258.30 mi||north||980.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 1:30 PM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:30 PM||1079 km||670 miles||582 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:30 PM||1248 km||776 miles||674 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:30 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 2:30 PM||1434 km||891 miles||775 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 1:30 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:30 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NW|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:30 PM||2170 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| SSE|
|Bogota||Thu 1:30 PM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Thu 3:30 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| SE|
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