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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 24.5"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 29.0"||970.28 mi||west||0° 09' 27.9"||10.85 mi||north||970.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 15.7"||938.62 mi||east||4° 08' 51.2"||285.10 mi||north||987.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:30 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:30 PM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Thu 1:30 PM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:30 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 1:30 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Thu 12:30 PM||2970 km||1845 miles||1604 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 12:30 PM||3077 km||1912 miles||1661 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:30 PM||3121 km||1940 miles||1685 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Thu 1:30 PM||3173 km||1972 miles||1713 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:30 PM||3178 km||1975 miles||1716 nm|| NNE|
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