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 Friday, May 4, 2012 at 05:58:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 4, 2012 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.38 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 26.4"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 28.5"||982.71 mi||west||0° 12' 17.2"||14.08 mi||south||982.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 36.8"||937.51 mi||east||4° 35' 17.5"||315.42 mi||south||981.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Thu 11:58 PM||2061 km||1280 miles||1113 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:58 PM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:58 PM||3308 km||2056 miles||1786 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Thu 7:58 PM||3501 km||2175 miles||1890 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Fri 12:58 AM||3889 km||2416 miles||2100 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 11:58 PM||4098 km||2546 miles||2213 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 11:58 PM||4145 km||2575 miles||2238 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Thu 11:58 PM||4300 km||2672 miles||2322 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 11:58 PM||4338 km||2696 miles||2343 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:58 PM||4372 km||2717 miles||2361 nm|| ENE|
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