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 9, 2014 at 02:40:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.32 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 30.9"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.1"||982.63 mi||west||0° 08' 31.5"||9.77 mi||north||982.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 30.8"||785.81 mi||east||3° 04' 57.0"||211.92 mi||north||809.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 7:40 PM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 8:40 PM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:40 PM||2164 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 8:40 PM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana||Wed 6:40 PM||2320 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| N|
|Acapulco||Wed 8:40 PM||2329 km||1447 miles||1258 nm|| ENE|
|San Diego||Wed 6:40 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| N|
|Mexicali||Wed 6:40 PM||2364 km||1469 miles||1276 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:40 PM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| N|
|Mexico City||Wed 8:40 PM||2479 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| ENE|
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