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 Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 19:06:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||95° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.92 meters/second, 1619.7 km/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.6 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' 33.3"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 23.9"||1006.44 mi||west||0° 11' 50.0"||13.55 mi||north||1006.58 mi|
|24 hours||10° 32' 19.1"||728.64 mi||east||4° 41' 41.3"||322.59 mi||north||796.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 1:06 PM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Wed 2:06 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Wed 1:06 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 1:06 PM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Wed 1:06 PM||1882 km||1170 miles||1016 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Wed 1:06 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1020 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 1:06 PM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Wed 2:06 PM||1949 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| E|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 1:06 PM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco||Wed 1:06 PM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| NNW|
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