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 02:50:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.27 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||993.77 mi||west||0° 09' 58.7"||11.43 mi||north||993.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 12.4"||795.62 mi||east||3° 43' 17.8"||255.80 mi||north||831.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:50 PM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:50 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Tue 4:50 PM||3268 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:50 PM||3336 km||2073 miles||1802 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:50 PM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 6:50 PM||3510 km||2181 miles||1895 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 7:50 PM||3654 km||2271 miles||1973 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 6:50 PM||3690 km||2293 miles||1992 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Tue 6:50 PM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm|| S|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:50 PM||4059 km||2522 miles||2192 nm|| ENE|
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