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, February 27, 2014 at 17:30:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||102° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.74 meters/second, 1575.9 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 25.7"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 41.1"||979.12 mi||west||0° 10' 08.7"||11.62 mi||north||979.47 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 18.2"||918.75 mi||east||4° 21' 00.9"||298.99 mi||north||971.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:30 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:30 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SSW|
|Lima||Thu 12:30 PM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 12:30 PM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:30 AM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:30 AM||3129 km||1944 miles||1690 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:30 AM||3153 km||1959 miles||1702 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 11:30 AM||3155 km||1961 miles||1704 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:30 AM||3273 km||2034 miles||1767 nm|| WSW|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:30 AM||3274 km||2034 miles||1768 nm|| NNE|
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