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 30, 2014 at 17:22:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||81° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 24.3"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 25.2"||969.51 mi||west||0° 09' 21.6"||10.73 mi||north||969.88 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 52.4"||939.74 mi||east||4° 06' 51.1"||282.81 mi||north||988.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 12:22 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 12:22 PM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Thu 1:22 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 12:22 PM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:22 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:22 AM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| NW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:22 PM||1829 km||1136 miles||988 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Thu 12:22 PM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Thu 12:22 PM||2151 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Thu 2:22 PM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| SSE|
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