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 08:44:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.56 meters/second, 1582.4 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 26.8"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 55.0"||983.13 mi||west||0° 12' 23.0"||14.19 mi||south||982.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 51.6"||915.03 mi||east||4° 35' 26.3"||315.59 mi||south||960.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 3:44 AM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 2:44 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Sat 12:44 AM||3079 km||1913 miles||1663 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Sat 3:44 AM||3094 km||1923 miles||1671 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sat 3:44 AM||3175 km||1973 miles||1714 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Sat 2:44 AM||3205 km||1991 miles||1731 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 2:44 AM||3211 km||1995 miles||1734 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 2:44 AM||3254 km||2022 miles||1757 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sat 2:44 AM||3265 km||2029 miles||1763 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 2:44 AM||3364 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| NE|
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