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 Monday, April 2, 2012 at 00:26:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 2, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||67° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.63 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 29.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 52.2"||974.32 mi||west||0° 09' 51.4"||11.29 mi||south||974.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 09.9"||811.16 mi||east||4° 18' 25.6"||296.07 mi||south||869.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kralendijk (Bonaire)||Sun 8:26 PM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm|| SSW|
|Willemstad||Sun 8:26 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| SW|
|Oranjestad||Sun 8:26 PM||284 km||177 miles||154 nm|| WSW|
|Caracas||Sun 7:56 PM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm|| SSE|
|Maracay||Sun 7:56 PM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm|| S|
|Valencia||Sun 7:56 PM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| S|
|Barquisimeto||Sun 7:56 PM||444 km||276 miles||239 nm|| SSW|
|Ponce||Sun 8:26 PM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm|| NNE|
|Caguas||Sun 8:26 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NNE|
|Punta Cana||Sun 8:26 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| N|
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