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 21, 2012 at 18:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.95 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 32.5"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 36.5"||966.06 mi||west||0° 07' 28.6"||8.57 mi||north||965.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 56.8"||738.44 mi||east||2° 38' 37.1"||181.82 mi||north||755.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oaxaca *||Sat 1:34 PM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| WNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Sat 1:34 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm|| ENE|
|Veracruz *||Sat 1:34 PM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm|| NNW|
|Escuintla||Sat 12:34 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| ESE|
|Guatemala||Sat 12:34 PM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| ESE|
|Acapulco *||Sat 1:34 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| W|
|Mexico City *||Sat 1:34 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NW|
|Santa Ana||Sat 12:34 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm|| ESE|
|Belmopan||Sat 12:34 PM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm|| E|
|San Salvador||Sat 12:34 PM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| ESE|
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