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 02:30:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 51.0"||993.90 mi||west||0° 09' 59.7"||11.45 mi||north||993.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 15.5"||795.79 mi||east||3° 43' 46.9"||256.36 mi||north||832.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:30 PM||3065 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:30 PM||3093 km||1922 miles||1670 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:30 PM||3116 km||1937 miles||1683 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:30 PM||3312 km||2058 miles||1788 nm|| WNW|
|Phoenix||Tue 7:30 PM||3361 km||2089 miles||1815 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 6:30 PM||3371 km||2095 miles||1820 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 6:30 PM||3453 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 4:30 PM||3554 km||2209 miles||1919 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:30 PM||3569 km||2218 miles||1927 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Tue 6:30 PM||3675 km||2283 miles||1984 nm|| S|
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