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 Monday, May 7, 2012 at 07:34:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.89 meters/second, 1493.6 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 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' 21.9"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 01.6"||927.82 mi||west||0° 03' 37.2"||4.15 mi||south||927.64 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 21.1"||978.72 mi||east||0° 41' 54.1"||48.05 mi||south||977.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Mon 1:34 AM||1366 km||849 miles||737 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 1:34 AM||2391 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Mon 2:34 AM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago||Mon 3:34 AM||2991 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Mon 2:34 AM||3101 km||1927 miles||1674 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Mon 3:34 AM||3146 km||1955 miles||1699 nm|| E|
|Adamstown||Sun 11:34 PM||3350 km||2082 miles||1809 nm|| WSW|
|Sucre||Mon 3:34 AM||3388 km||2105 miles||1829 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Mon 4:34 AM||3521 km||2188 miles||1901 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Mon 1:34 AM||3731 km||2318 miles||2014 nm|| NNE|
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