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 21:42:00 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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.15 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 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||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.3"||964.36 mi||west||0° 08' 40.1"||9.94 mi||north||964.72 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 17.7"||934.27 mi||east||3° 51' 45.6"||265.54 mi||north||978.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 1:42 PM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:42 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Thu 11:42 AM||2735 km||1699 miles||1477 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:42 AM||3835 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:42 AM||4083 km||2537 miles||2205 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:42 PM||4093 km||2543 miles||2210 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Thu 3:42 PM||4656 km||2893 miles||2514 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Thu 10:42 AM||4888 km||3037 miles||2639 nm|| WSW|
|Guatemala||Thu 3:42 PM||4914 km||3053 miles||2653 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 3:42 PM||4964 km||3084 miles||2680 nm|| NE|
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