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 Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 09:08:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||116° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.38 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 23.9"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.1"||951.31 mi||west||0° 08' 48.9"||10.11 mi||south||950.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 26.5"||965.08 mi||east||2° 54' 13.8"||199.74 mi||south||977.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 4:08 AM||1297 km||806 miles||701 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Sun 1:08 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 3:08 AM||3427 km||2130 miles||1851 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Sat 11:08 PM||3543 km||2201 miles||1913 nm|| W|
|Lima||Sun 4:08 AM||4249 km||2640 miles||2294 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Sun 4:08 AM||4465 km||2774 miles||2411 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 3:08 AM||4512 km||2804 miles||2436 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 3:08 AM||4529 km||2814 miles||2446 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sun 4:08 AM||4537 km||2819 miles||2450 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:08 PM||4590 km||2852 miles||2479 nm|| WSW|
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