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 11:34:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||121° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.55 meters/second, 1488.8 km/hour, 925.1 miles/hour or 803.9 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 15.9"||924.84 mi||west||0° 01' 22.5"||1.58 mi||south||924.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 10.4"||932.23 mi||east||0° 08' 54.3"||10.21 mi||north||932.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 3:34 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 6:34 AM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Tue 1:34 AM||2943 km||1829 miles||1589 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:34 AM||3925 km||2439 miles||2119 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 5:34 AM||4183 km||2599 miles||2259 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:34 AM||4660 km||2896 miles||2516 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Tue 6:34 AM||4872 km||3027 miles||2631 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Tue 12:34 AM||5010 km||3113 miles||2705 nm|| W|
|Santiago *||Tue 8:34 AM||5163 km||3208 miles||2788 nm|| ESE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 6:34 AM||5176 km||3216 miles||2795 nm|| NNE|
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