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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 05:58:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.74 meters/second, 1489.5 km/hour, 925.5 miles/hour or 804.3 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' 22.3"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 24.5"||925.28 mi||west||0° 02' 10.0"||2.49 mi||north||925.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 34.9"||949.05 mi||east||1° 33' 24.9"||107.12 mi||north||959.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 12:58 AM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Tue 1:58 AM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Tue 1:58 AM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm|| E|
|Santiago||Tue 1:58 AM||1518 km||943 miles||819 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Tue 2:58 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 12:58 AM||2140 km||1330 miles||1155 nm|| N|
|Asuncion||Tue 1:58 AM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Tue 12:58 AM||2351 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| N|
|Buenos Aires||Tue 2:58 AM||2423 km||1506 miles||1308 nm|| SE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 11:58 PM||2592 km||1611 miles||1400 nm|| NNW|
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