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 Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 11:58:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 30.4"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 24.8"||974.13 mi||west||0° 09' 32.2"||10.93 mi||north||974.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 08.8"||772.43 mi||east||4° 03' 01.0"||278.43 mi||north||826.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ica||Sat 6:58 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| W|
|Cuzco||Sat 6:58 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| E|
|Huancayo||Sat 6:58 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| NW|
|Arequipa||Sat 6:58 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Sat 6:58 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm|| WNW|
|La Paz||Sat 7:58 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 7:58 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Sat 7:58 AM||1079 km||671 miles||583 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 6:58 AM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sat 6:58 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NNW|
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