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 Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 00:24:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||93° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.25 meters/second, 1498.5 km/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 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' 24.7"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 39.4"||930.86 mi||west||0° 02' 30.9"||2.89 mi||south||930.73 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 57.0"||915.04 mi||east||0° 21' 28.6"||24.63 mi||south||914.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Fri 6:24 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Fri 7:24 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:24 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:24 PM||2555 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| NE|
|Santiago||Fri 8:24 PM||2651 km||1647 miles||1432 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Fri 8:24 PM||2731 km||1697 miles||1475 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 7:24 PM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Fri 8:24 PM||2973 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Fri 9:24 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm|| ESE|
|Bogota||Fri 7:24 PM||3548 km||2205 miles||1916 nm|| NE|
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