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 Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:10:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||91° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.75 meters/second, 1525.5 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 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' 26.3"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 24.9"||947.73 mi||west||0° 07' 08.3"||8.19 mi||north||948.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 24.2"||851.50 mi||east||3° 16' 47.9"||225.56 mi||north||888.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 5:10 AM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 4:10 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1052 nm|| N|
|Easter Island||Thu 4:10 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| WSW|
|Guayaquil||Thu 5:10 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Thu 5:10 AM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 6:10 AM||2460 km||1529 miles||1328 nm|| E|
|Santiago||Thu 6:10 AM||2637 km||1638 miles||1424 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Thu 6:10 AM||2736 km||1700 miles||1477 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Thu 7:10 AM||3076 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Thu 5:10 AM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| NE|
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