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 18:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 42.0"||992.46 mi||west||0° 11' 33.1"||13.23 mi||north||992.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 29.4"||902.91 mi||east||4° 44' 25.8"||325.75 mi||north||963.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:20 PM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm|| ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:20 PM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| E|
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:20 PM||2418 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| SSW|
|Acapulco||Fri 12:20 PM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Fri 12:20 PM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Fri 1:20 PM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| ENE|
|Guatemala||Fri 12:20 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:20 PM||2639 km||1640 miles||1425 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 12:20 PM||2657 km||1651 miles||1435 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 1:20 PM||2716 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| ESE|
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