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 Friday, January 31, 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||83° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.73 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 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' 25.9"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 54.6"||985.84 mi||west||0° 11' 11.4"||12.82 mi||north||986.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 33.5"||912.58 mi||east||4° 39' 26.5"||320.06 mi||north||971.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 1:30 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:30 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:30 PM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| NW|
|Quito||Fri 1:30 PM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| NNE|
|Cali||Fri 1:30 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:30 PM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| E|
|Bogota||Fri 1:30 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:30 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| ESE|
|Medellin||Fri 1:30 PM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Fri 1:30 PM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| NNE|
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