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 15:10:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||120° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.59 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 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' 30.6"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.4"||976.52 mi||west||0° 09' 43.2"||11.14 mi||north||976.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 54.3"||768.22 mi||east||4° 06' 32.1"||282.45 mi||north||824.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 7:10 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 10:10 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sat 5:10 AM||3171 km||1971 miles||1712 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 9:10 AM||3654 km||2271 miles||1973 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 5:10 AM||4274 km||2656 miles||2308 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Sat 10:10 AM||4308 km||2677 miles||2326 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:10 AM||4424 km||2749 miles||2389 nm|| WNW|
|Guatemala||Sat 9:10 AM||4511 km||2803 miles||2436 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 9:10 AM||4554 km||2830 miles||2459 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sat 10:10 AM||4694 km||2917 miles||2535 nm|| E|
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