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 18:40:00 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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 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"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 29.5"||970.40 mi||west||0° 09' 28.8"||10.86 mi||north||970.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 01.5"||938.45 mi||east||4° 09' 08.6"||285.43 mi||north||987.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:40 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:40 PM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| SSW|
|Lima||Thu 1:40 PM||2507 km||1558 miles||1353 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:40 PM||2533 km||1574 miles||1368 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Thu 1:40 PM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Thu 12:40 PM||3110 km||1933 miles||1679 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 12:40 PM||3192 km||1983 miles||1724 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:40 PM||3208 km||1993 miles||1732 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:40 PM||3251 km||2020 miles||1755 nm|| NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 12:40 PM||3334 km||2071 miles||1800 nm|| NNE|
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