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 18:42:00 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 18:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||80° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 03.9"||962.25 mi||west||0° 08' 22.2"||9.59 mi||north||962.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 35.6"||938.35 mi||east||3° 45' 50.1"||258.76 mi||north||980.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 1:42 PM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:42 PM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:42 PM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:42 PM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 1:42 PM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 2:42 PM||1729 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:42 PM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| NNW|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:42 PM||2290 km||1423 miles||1236 nm|| SSE|
|Bogota||Thu 1:42 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Thu 3:42 PM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| SE|
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