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 Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 07:42:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||115° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 30.2"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 18.1"||988.05 mi||west||0° 09' 08.5"||10.47 mi||south||987.87 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 11.2"||827.86 mi||east||3° 24' 56.5"||234.80 mi||south||855.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Tue 2:42 AM||2008 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Mon 11:42 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 1:42 AM||3078 km||1913 miles||1662 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Mon 9:42 PM||3731 km||2318 miles||2015 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Tue 2:42 AM||3740 km||2324 miles||2020 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 1:42 AM||3905 km||2427 miles||2109 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Tue 1:42 AM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Tue 1:42 AM||4092 km||2543 miles||2210 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 1:42 AM||4137 km||2571 miles||2234 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Tue 1:42 AM||4156 km||2582 miles||2244 nm|| ENE|
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