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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||109° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.60 meters/second, 1489.0 km/hour, 925.2 miles/hour or 804.0 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' 01.6"||0.03 mi||south||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 14.4"||924.95 mi||west||0° 01' 30.7"||1.73 mi||south||924.87 mi|
|24 hours||14° 31' 08.4"||933.41 mi||east||0° 05' 47.1"||6.63 mi||north||933.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Tue 5:42 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:42 AM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:42 AM||3142 km||1953 miles||1697 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Tue 5:42 AM||3595 km||2234 miles||1941 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Tue 7:42 AM||4009 km||2491 miles||2165 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Tue 5:42 AM||4104 km||2550 miles||2216 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Tue 12:42 AM||4233 km||2630 miles||2285 nm|| W|
|La Paz||Tue 6:42 AM||4363 km||2711 miles||2356 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Tue 4:42 AM||4455 km||2768 miles||2406 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Tue 4:42 AM||4490 km||2790 miles||2424 nm|| NNE|
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