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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.64 meters/second, 1489.1 km/hour, 925.3 miles/hour or 804.1 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"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 13.5"||925.03 mi||west||0° 01' 35.7"||1.83 mi||south||924.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 31' 43.2"||934.12 mi||east||0° 03' 51.5"||4.43 mi||north||934.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Tue 5:10 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:10 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Tue 5:10 AM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:10 AM||2925 km||1818 miles||1580 nm|| WSW|
|Santiago *||Tue 7:10 AM||3312 km||2058 miles||1788 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Tue 5:10 AM||3457 km||2148 miles||1867 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Tue 6:10 AM||3569 km||2218 miles||1927 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Tue 6:10 AM||3805 km||2364 miles||2054 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Tue 7:10 AM||3870 km||2405 miles||2090 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Tue 4:10 AM||3989 km||2479 miles||2154 nm|| NNE|
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