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, July 17, 2014 at 12:48:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 29.0"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.7"||1000.21 mi||west||0° 11' 10.8"||12.80 mi||north||1000.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 53.1"||844.54 mi||east||4° 16' 55.8"||294.27 mi||north||891.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Thu 5:48 AM||3125 km||1942 miles||1687 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 7:48 AM||3182 km||1977 miles||1718 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Thu 4:48 AM||3240 km||2013 miles||1749 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:48 AM||3426 km||2129 miles||1850 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Thu 5:48 AM||3522 km||2188 miles||1902 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Thu 2:48 AM||3688 km||2292 miles||1991 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island||Thu 6:48 AM||3711 km||2306 miles||2004 nm|| SSE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 5:48 AM||3714 km||2308 miles||2005 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:48 AM||3765 km||2340 miles||2033 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Thu 5:48 AM||3796 km||2359 miles||2050 nm|| N|
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