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 17:42:00 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 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.4"||969.74 mi||west||0° 09' 23.4"||10.76 mi||north||970.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 24.1"||939.41 mi||east||4° 07' 26.8"||283.49 mi||north||988.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 12:42 PM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 12:42 PM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:42 AM||1428 km||887 miles||771 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Thu 12:42 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 1:42 PM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:42 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Thu 1:42 PM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 12:42 PM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Thu 12:42 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:42 AM||2585 km||1606 miles||1396 nm|| N|
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