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, June 1, 2012 at 01:58:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 1, 2012 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||79° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.36 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 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' 26.6"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.8"||975.92 mi||west||0° 11' 17.3"||12.93 mi||south||975.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 10.7"||928.10 mi||east||4° 08' 30.9"||284.78 mi||south||962.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Callao||Thu 8:58 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm|| E|
|Lima||Thu 8:58 PM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Thu 8:58 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Thu 9:58 PM||1287 km||799 miles||695 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 8:58 PM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Thu 9:58 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 7:58 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Thu 8:58 PM||1774 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| N|
|Bogota||Thu 8:58 PM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Thu 9:58 PM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| ENE|
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