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 Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 06:38:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||87° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.93 meters/second, 1497.3 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 29.8"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.9"||930.10 mi||west||0° 02' 40.4"||3.07 mi||north||929.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 37.4"||780.18 mi||east||0° 34' 05.4"||39.10 mi||north||779.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cancún||Sat 12:38 AM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm|| SE|
|Playa del Carmen||Sat 12:38 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm|| SSE|
|Cozumel||Sat 12:38 AM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| SSE|
|Merida||Sat 12:38 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| WSW|
|Chetumal||Sat 12:38 AM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm|| S|
|Orange Walk Town||Sat 12:38 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| SSW|
|Belize City||Sat 12:38 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| S|
|Belmopan||Sat 12:38 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SSW|
|Havana *||Sat 2:38 AM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm|| ENE|
|Key West||Sat 1:38 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| ENE|
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