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 17:30:00 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.
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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||83° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 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' 25.7"||969.60 mi||west||0° 09' 22.4"||10.74 mi||north||969.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 41.0"||939.61 mi||east||4° 07' 05.3"||283.08 mi||north||988.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 12:30 PM||694 km||431 miles||374 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 12:30 PM||1290 km||801 miles||696 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:30 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 12:30 PM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 1:30 PM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:30 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Thu 1:30 PM||2024 km||1257 miles||1093 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 12:30 PM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Thu 12:30 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Thu 2:30 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| SSE|
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