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 03:40:00 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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.1"||982.12 mi||west||0° 08' 27.5"||9.69 mi||north||981.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 35.2"||785.49 mi||east||3° 03' 11.6"||209.91 mi||north||808.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 5:40 PM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 5:40 PM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 7:40 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 7:40 PM||3131 km||1945 miles||1690 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 8:40 PM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 7:40 PM||3357 km||2086 miles||1813 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 8:40 PM||3357 km||2086 miles||1813 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Wed 5:40 PM||3621 km||2250 miles||1955 nm|| SSW|
|Salt Lake City||Wed 8:40 PM||3930 km||2442 miles||2122 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 9:40 PM||3970 km||2467 miles||2143 nm|| ENE|
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