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, May 6, 2012 at 06:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 22.8"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 51.9"||942.46 mi||west||0° 07' 24.3"||8.49 mi||south||942.15 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 50.5"||986.10 mi||east||2° 16' 49.6"||156.88 mi||south||991.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sun 12:44 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 12:44 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sun 1:44 AM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Sat 10:44 PM||3112 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| WSW|
|Quito||Sun 1:44 AM||3171 km||1970 miles||1712 nm|| NE|
|Santiago||Sun 2:44 AM||3403 km||2114 miles||1837 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Sun 2:44 AM||3461 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Sun 12:44 AM||3654 km||2270 miles||1973 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Sun 2:44 AM||3729 km||2317 miles||2013 nm|| E|
|Managua||Sun 12:44 AM||3761 km||2337 miles||2031 nm|| NNE|
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