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, March 20, 2014 at 10:56:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||120° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 28.9"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 55.7"||969.01 mi||west||0° 06' 56.5"||7.96 mi||south||968.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 41' 18.3"||849.02 mi||east||2° 23' 40.1"||164.66 mi||south||860.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 2:56 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 5:56 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Thu 12:56 AM||3156 km||1961 miles||1704 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:56 AM||3693 km||2295 miles||1994 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 12:56 AM||4245 km||2638 miles||2292 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Thu 4:56 AM||4424 km||2749 miles||2389 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:56 AM||4487 km||2788 miles||2423 nm|| WNW|
|Guatemala||Thu 4:56 AM||4601 km||2859 miles||2484 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 4:56 AM||4639 km||2883 miles||2505 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 5:56 AM||4675 km||2905 miles||2524 nm|| E|
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