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 Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 02:24:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||91° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.23 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 13.0"||0.25 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.1"||1002.60 mi||west||0° 13' 03.2"||14.95 mi||south||1002.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 39.5"||853.83 mi||east||5° 16' 33.7"||362.53 mi||south||927.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 8:24 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Tue 8:24 PM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 9:24 PM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| ESE|
|Managua||Tue 8:24 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 8:24 PM||1451 km||902 miles||783 nm|| N|
|Santa Ana||Tue 8:24 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| N|
|Quito||Tue 9:24 PM||1477 km||918 miles||798 nm|| E|
|Guatemala||Tue 8:24 PM||1531 km||951 miles||826 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 8:24 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Tue 9:24 PM||1626 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| NE|
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