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, March 10, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||87° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.96 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.2 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' 27.0"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 58.5"||984.01 mi||west||0° 12' 27.9"||14.28 mi||south||983.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 26.6"||914.18 mi||east||4° 37' 58.5"||318.49 mi||south||960.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:28 AM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| NNW|
|Lima||Sat 2:28 AM||1112 km||691 miles||601 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:28 AM||1177 km||732 miles||636 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sat 2:28 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| NE|
|Cali||Sat 2:28 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Sat 3:28 AM||2164 km||1345 miles||1168 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Sat 2:28 AM||2173 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:28 AM||2242 km||1393 miles||1211 nm|| N|
|Panama||Sat 2:28 AM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sat 1:28 AM||2465 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| N|
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