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 11, 2012 at 10:20:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 11, 2012 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||80° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.34 meters/second, 1556.4 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 28.8"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 48.8"||967.02 mi||west||0° 09' 13.5"||10.57 mi||north||967.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 22.7"||805.19 mi||east||3° 57' 54.9"||272.60 mi||north||856.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 5:20 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 6:20 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Fri 5:20 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm|| N|
|Quito||Fri 5:20 AM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Fri 6:20 AM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 4:20 AM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNW|
|Santiago||Fri 6:20 AM||2264 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| SSE|
|Bogota||Fri 5:20 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1243 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Fri 7:20 AM||2464 km||1531 miles||1330 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Fri 6:20 AM||2625 km||1631 miles||1417 nm|| ENE|
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