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 Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 18:14:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||92° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 34.0"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 59.8"||1002.50 mi||west||0° 10' 58.3"||12.57 mi||north||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||10° 26' 41.1"||718.83 mi||east||4° 13' 35.2"||290.47 mi||north||772.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:14 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| SSE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:14 PM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm|| NNE|
|Escuintla||Thu 12:14 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| N|
|Santa Ana||Thu 12:14 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| NNE|
|San Miguel||Thu 12:14 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| NNE|
|Masaya||Thu 12:14 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 12:14 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:14 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Thu 12:14 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 12:14 PM||1074 km||667 miles||580 nm|| NNE|
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