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 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 01:40:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||118° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 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' 30.7"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.5"||994.23 mi||west||0° 10' 02.4"||11.50 mi||north||994.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 23.6"||796.22 mi||east||3° 44' 59.3"||257.73 mi||north||832.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Tue 6:40 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 7:40 PM||2112 km||1312 miles||1141 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco||Tue 7:40 PM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 7:40 PM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Tue 7:40 PM||2400 km||1492 miles||1296 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:40 PM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 6:40 PM||2883 km||1791 miles||1557 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 5:40 PM||2884 km||1792 miles||1557 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Tue 7:40 PM||3088 km||1919 miles||1667 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 5:40 PM||3129 km||1944 miles||1689 nm|| N|
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