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, July 31, 2012 at 06:38:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||124° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.63 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 25.0"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.9"||940.73 mi||west||0° 06' 02.1"||6.92 mi||north||941.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 00.7"||890.64 mi||east||2° 56' 38.7"||202.49 mi||north||920.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 10:38 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island||Tue 12:38 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Mon 8:38 PM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Mon 8:38 PM||3691 km||2293 miles||1993 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 8:38 PM||4300 km||2672 miles||2322 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 12:38 AM||4313 km||2680 miles||2329 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Mon 7:38 PM||4770 km||2964 miles||2576 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 7:38 PM||5075 km||3154 miles||2740 nm|| W|
|Mexico City *||Tue 1:38 AM||5107 km||3173 miles||2757 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Tue 1:38 AM||5127 km||3186 miles||2768 nm|| E|
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