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, September 8, 2012 at 11:46:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||90° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.46 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 30.6"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 34.8"||935.79 mi||west||0° 00' 35.7"||0.68 mi||north||935.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 26.5"||762.68 mi||east||0° 13' 27.8"||15.44 mi||south||763.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Merida *||Sat 6:46 AM||70 km||43 miles||38 nm|| ESE|
|Campeche *||Sat 6:46 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SSW|
|Playa del Carmen *||Sat 6:46 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm|| E|
|Cancún *||Sat 6:46 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| E|
|Chetumal *||Sat 6:46 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SE|
|Orange Walk Town||Sat 5:46 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| SSE|
|San Pedro||Sat 5:46 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| SSE|
|Belize City||Sat 5:46 AM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm|| SSE|
|Belmopan||Sat 5:46 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSE|
|Dangriga||Sat 5:46 AM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SSE|
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