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 18:40:00 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.
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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.7"||992.61 mi||west||0° 11' 33.9"||13.25 mi||north||992.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 11.2"||902.68 mi||east||4° 44' 35.6"||325.94 mi||north||962.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:40 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 1:40 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| S|
|Guatemala||Fri 12:40 PM||2902 km||1803 miles||1567 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 12:40 PM||2914 km||1811 miles||1574 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 12:40 PM||2977 km||1850 miles||1607 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Fri 12:40 PM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 12:40 PM||3041 km||1890 miles||1642 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 12:40 PM||3088 km||1919 miles||1667 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Fri 1:40 PM||3133 km||1947 miles||1692 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 1:40 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm|| ESE|
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