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 29, 2014 at 18:30:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||112° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.76 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.6 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' 23.4"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 23.0"||954.48 mi||west||0° 06' 53.0"||7.89 mi||north||954.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 09.8"||958.66 mi||east||3° 16' 25.2"||225.09 mi||north||992.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:30 PM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Wed 10:30 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:30 PM||3014 km||1873 miles||1628 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Wed 1:30 PM||3815 km||2370 miles||2060 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Wed 8:30 AM||3981 km||2473 miles||2149 nm|| W|
|Quito||Wed 1:30 PM||4106 km||2551 miles||2217 nm|| ENE|
|Guatemala||Wed 12:30 PM||4181 km||2598 miles||2258 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 12:30 PM||4186 km||2601 miles||2260 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Wed 12:30 PM||4221 km||2623 miles||2279 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Wed 12:30 PM||4254 km||2643 miles||2297 nm|| NE|
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