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 Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 01:22:00 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: 46%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 01:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||112° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.30 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 30.7"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.6"||971.36 mi||west||0° 08' 59.0"||10.30 mi||south||971.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 49.7"||781.84 mi||east||3° 56' 56.3"||271.48 mi||south||833.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 8:22 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 7:22 PM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 8:22 PM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm|| NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 8:22 PM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm|| NE|
|Leon *||Sat 8:22 PM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco *||Sat 8:22 PM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 8:22 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 8:22 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:22 PM||1601 km||995 miles||865 nm|| N|
|Veracruz *||Sat 8:22 PM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| ENE|
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