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 14, 2012 at 12:32:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 14, 2012 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.08 meters/second, 1620.3 km/hour, 1006.8 miles/hour or 874.9 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' 33.7"||16.78 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 41.8"||1006.79 mi||west||0° 11' 24.9"||13.07 mi||north||1006.93 mi|
|24 hours||10° 24' 38.1"||719.79 mi||east||4° 31' 43.10"||311.19 mi||north||784.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuenca||Mon 7:32 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| SSW|
|Guayaquil||Mon 7:32 AM||153 km||95 miles||82 nm|| WSW|
|Quito||Mon 7:32 AM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| N|
|Cali||Mon 7:32 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Mon 7:32 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NE|
|Medellin||Mon 7:32 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Mon 7:32 AM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm|| S|
|Panama||Mon 7:32 AM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 6:32 AM||1230 km||765 miles||664 nm|| W|
|San Jose||Mon 6:32 AM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm|| NNW|
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