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 21:38:00 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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.13 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 24.1"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.9"||964.31 mi||west||0° 08' 39.8"||9.93 mi||north||964.68 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 24.8"||934.36 mi||east||3° 51' 37.8"||265.40 mi||north||978.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 1:38 PM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:38 PM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Thu 11:38 AM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:38 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:38 PM||3996 km||2483 miles||2158 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:38 AM||4178 km||2596 miles||2256 nm|| WNW|
|Mexico City||Thu 3:38 PM||4596 km||2856 miles||2481 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 3:38 PM||4835 km||3005 miles||2611 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 3:38 PM||4883 km||3034 miles||2636 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Thu 10:38 AM||4988 km||3100 miles||2694 nm|| WSW|
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