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 19:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||107° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.70 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 34.6"||965.49 mi||west||0° 07' 24.9"||8.50 mi||north||965.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 40.0"||738.83 mi||east||2° 37' 00.1"||179.97 mi||north||755.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colima *||Sat 2:26 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 2:26 PM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm|| NNE|
|Tepic *||Sat 1:26 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 2:26 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 1:26 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| N|
|Leon *||Sat 2:26 PM||825 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco *||Sat 2:26 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| E|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 2:26 PM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm|| NE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 2:26 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 2:26 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| ENE|
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