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 Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 18:14:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||111° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 34.0"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 57.1"||995.25 mi||west||0° 10' 10.7"||11.66 mi||north||995.08 mi|
|24 hours||10° 31' 08.5"||718.76 mi||east||3° 51' 43.9"||265.48 mi||north||762.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 1:14 PM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Thu 1:14 PM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 1:14 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 12:14 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| NNE|
|Leon *||Thu 1:14 PM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 1:14 PM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Thu 1:14 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| NE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 1:14 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| NE|
|Veracruz *||Thu 1:14 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 11:14 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| N|
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