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 18:32:00 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 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.16 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 03.3"||962.13 mi||west||0° 08' 21.1"||9.57 mi||north||962.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 53.0"||938.57 mi||east||3° 45' 29.8"||258.38 mi||north||980.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 1:32 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:32 PM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:32 PM||1295 km||804 miles||699 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:32 PM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 2:32 PM||1483 km||922 miles||801 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 1:32 PM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:32 PM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| NW|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:32 PM||2188 km||1360 miles||1181 nm|| SSE|
|Bogota||Thu 1:32 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Thu 3:32 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| SE|
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