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 Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 05:44:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.2 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' 22.5"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 34.6"||934.44 mi||west||0° 05' 34.3"||6.39 mi||south||934.19 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 52.0"||984.55 mi||east||1° 30' 51.5"||104.18 mi||south||985.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sat 11:44 PM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:44 PM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:44 PM||2713 km||1686 miles||1465 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sun 12:44 AM||3134 km||1947 miles||1692 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sun 12:44 AM||3640 km||2262 miles||1966 nm|| NE|
|Santiago||Sun 1:44 AM||3720 km||2311 miles||2008 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Sun 1:44 AM||3930 km||2442 miles||2122 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Sat 11:44 PM||4041 km||2511 miles||2182 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sat 11:44 PM||4119 km||2559 miles||2224 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 11:44 PM||4121 km||2561 miles||2225 nm|| NNE|
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