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 09:18:00 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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||118° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.32 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 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' 55.6"||951.17 mi||west||0° 08' 47.7"||10.08 mi||south||950.85 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 34.9"||965.10 mi||east||2° 53' 40.4"||199.10 mi||south||977.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 4:18 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Sun 1:18 AM||1473 km||915 miles||796 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 11:18 PM||3288 km||2043 miles||1776 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 3:18 AM||3654 km||2271 miles||1973 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:18 PM||4341 km||2697 miles||2344 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Sun 4:18 AM||4504 km||2799 miles||2432 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Sun 4:18 AM||4583 km||2848 miles||2475 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 3:18 AM||4683 km||2910 miles||2529 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 3:18 AM||4708 km||2926 miles||2542 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:18 PM||4750 km||2951 miles||2565 nm|| WNW|
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