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, February 28, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||89° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 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' 26.6"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 40.0"||992.10 mi||west||0° 11' 31.2"||13.20 mi||north||992.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 15.0"||903.48 mi||east||4° 44' 00.6"||325.27 mi||north||963.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 11:30 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:30 PM||1145 km||712 miles||618 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Fri 12:30 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 12:30 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Fri 12:30 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 11:30 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Fri 12:30 PM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Fri 12:30 PM||2099 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 11:30 AM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Fri 11:30 AM||2272 km||1411 miles||1227 nm|| N|
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