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, May 20, 2014 at 11:48:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 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' 27.3"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 24.1"||980.21 mi||west||0° 09' 24.5"||10.78 mi||north||980.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 36.3"||868.59 mi||east||4° 01' 20.6"||276.46 mi||north||916.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 5:48 AM||1554 km||965 miles||839 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island||Tue 5:48 AM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm|| SSW|
|Guayaquil||Tue 6:48 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Tue 6:48 AM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| E|
|Quito||Tue 6:48 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Tue 5:48 AM||2876 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Tue 5:48 AM||2959 km||1839 miles||1598 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 5:48 AM||2979 km||1851 miles||1609 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 5:48 AM||3025 km||1880 miles||1634 nm|| NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 5:48 AM||3102 km||1928 miles||1675 nm|| NNE|
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