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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 21:50:00 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.61 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 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' 27.7"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.7"||994.56 mi||west||0° 11' 33.5"||13.24 mi||north||994.83 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 45.5"||866.16 mi||east||4° 40' 49.9"||321.63 mi||north||926.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 3:50 PM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 4:50 PM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sat 4:50 PM||2363 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 3:50 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 3:50 PM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sat 3:50 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 3:50 PM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sat 4:50 PM||2487 km||1545 miles||1343 nm|| ESE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 4:50 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| SSW|
|Acapulco||Sat 3:50 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| N|
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