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, July 2, 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||108° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.24 meters/second, 1487.7 km/hour, 924.4 miles/hour or 803.3 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' 22.5"||15.41 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 34.6"||924.14 mi||west||0° 00' 25.9"||0.49 mi||north||924.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 14.7"||954.83 mi||east||0° 53' 21.3"||61.18 mi||north||959.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sun 11:44 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Sun 9:44 PM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:44 PM||3066 km||1905 miles||1655 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Mon 12:44 AM||3487 km||2167 miles||1883 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago||Mon 1:44 AM||3910 km||2430 miles||2111 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Mon 12:44 AM||4010 km||2492 miles||2165 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:44 AM||4252 km||2642 miles||2296 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Sun 7:44 PM||4343 km||2699 miles||2345 nm|| W|
|San Jose||Sun 11:44 PM||4385 km||2725 miles||2368 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 11:44 PM||4435 km||2756 miles||2395 nm|| NNE|
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