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 15:38:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 14, 2012 at 15:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.25 meters/second, 1620.9 km/hour, 1007.2 miles/hour or 875.2 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' 33.8"||16.79 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 47.4"||1007.18 mi||west||0° 11' 24.2"||13.06 mi||north||1007.30 mi|
|24 hours||10° 23' 11.8"||718.33 mi||east||4° 30' 52.0"||310.20 mi||north||782.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 7:38 AM||2724 km||1693 miles||1471 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island||Mon 9:38 AM||3247 km||2017 miles||1753 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Mon 5:38 AM||3353 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City *||Mon 10:38 AM||3528 km||2192 miles||1905 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 8:38 AM||3619 km||2249 miles||1954 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:38 AM||3757 km||2334 miles||2028 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 9:38 AM||3798 km||2360 miles||2051 nm|| E|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 8:38 AM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Mon 8:38 AM||4029 km||2504 miles||2176 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 9:38 AM||4055 km||2520 miles||2190 nm|| ENE|
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