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 Tuesday, April 10, 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||87° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.71 meters/second, 1489.4 km/hour, 925.4 miles/hour or 804.2 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' 23.2"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 12.1"||925.19 mi||west||0° 01' 44.10"||2.01 mi||south||925.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 32' 46.7"||935.45 mi||east||0° 00' 14.3"||0.27 mi||north||935.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 4:10 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Tue 5:10 AM||2093 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Tue 6:10 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 4:10 AM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 3:10 AM||2307 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| N|
|Easter Island *||Tue 4:10 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| WSW|
|Sucre||Tue 5:10 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Tue 6:10 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Tue 4:10 AM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| NNE|
|Asuncion||Tue 5:10 AM||3050 km||1895 miles||1647 nm|| ESE|
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