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 07:44:00 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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||90° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.87 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 57.7"||983.83 mi||west||0° 12' 26.9"||14.26 mi||south||983.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 44.4"||914.36 mi||east||4° 37' 26.8"||317.89 mi||south||960.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:44 AM||1036 km||644 miles||559 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:44 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sat 2:44 AM||1526 km||949 miles||824 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sat 2:44 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:44 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Sat 2:44 AM||2466 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Sat 2:44 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sat 1:44 AM||2522 km||1567 miles||1362 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 3:44 AM||2560 km||1591 miles||1382 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Sat 1:44 AM||2647 km||1645 miles||1430 nm|| N|
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