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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||103° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 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' 42.3"||992.54 mi||west||0° 11' 33.5"||13.24 mi||north||992.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 20.2"||902.79 mi||east||4° 44' 30.8"||325.85 mi||north||962.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:30 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:30 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm|| SSW|
|Acapulco||Fri 12:30 PM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Fri 12:30 PM||2755 km||1712 miles||1488 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 12:30 PM||2758 km||1713 miles||1489 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Fri 12:30 PM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:30 PM||2835 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 1:30 PM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 12:30 PM||2919 km||1814 miles||1576 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 12:30 PM||2925 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| N|
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