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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||116° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.37 meters/second, 1531.3 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 23.9"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.0"||951.28 mi||west||0° 08' 48.6"||10.10 mi||south||950.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 28.3"||965.08 mi||east||2° 54' 07.2"||199.61 mi||south||977.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 4:10 AM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Sun 1:10 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||886 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 3:10 AM||3472 km||2158 miles||1875 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Sat 11:10 PM||3492 km||2170 miles||1885 nm|| W|
|Lima||Sun 4:10 AM||4300 km||2672 miles||2322 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Sun 4:10 AM||4488 km||2788 miles||2423 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:10 PM||4540 km||2821 miles||2452 nm|| WSW|
|Guatemala||Sun 3:10 AM||4546 km||2824 miles||2454 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 3:10 AM||4565 km||2836 miles||2465 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sun 4:10 AM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm|| ENE|
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