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 17:40:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 41.6"||979.22 mi||west||0° 10' 09.4"||11.64 mi||north||979.57 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 08.3"||918.65 mi||east||4° 21' 14.8"||299.26 mi||north||971.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 12:40 PM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:40 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:40 AM||3054 km||1897 miles||1649 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Thu 12:40 PM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm|| E|
|Quito||Thu 12:40 PM||3178 km||1975 miles||1716 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:40 AM||3261 km||2026 miles||1761 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:40 AM||3271 km||2033 miles||1766 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:40 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 11:40 AM||3313 km||2058 miles||1789 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:40 AM||3417 km||2123 miles||1845 nm|| NE|
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