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 18:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||95° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.75 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.1 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"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 28.5"||970.17 mi||west||0° 09' 27.0"||10.83 mi||north||970.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 30.0"||938.79 mi||east||4° 08' 33.7"||284.76 mi||north||987.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:20 PM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Thu 1:20 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1073 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:20 PM||2088 km||1297 miles||1127 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:20 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| SW|
|Quito||Thu 1:20 PM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Thu 12:20 PM||2847 km||1769 miles||1537 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:20 PM||2942 km||1828 miles||1588 nm|| E|
|Managua||Thu 12:20 PM||2980 km||1852 miles||1609 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Thu 1:20 PM||3015 km||1873 miles||1628 nm|| NE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:20 PM||3016 km||1874 miles||1628 nm|| E|
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