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, September 11, 2012 at 14:34:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 30.2"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.6"||957.92 mi||west||0° 06' 49.7"||7.83 mi||south||958.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 49.5"||782.42 mi||east||3° 08' 30.6"||216.05 mi||south||817.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oaxaca *||Tue 9:34 AM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm|| W|
|Veracruz *||Tue 9:34 AM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm|| NNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Tue 9:34 AM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm|| ESE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 9:34 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| WNW|
|Acapulco *||Tue 9:34 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| W|
|Escuintla||Tue 8:34 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| SE|
|Guatemala||Tue 8:34 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| ESE|
|Querétaro *||Tue 9:34 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NW|
|Belmopan||Tue 8:34 AM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| E|
|Punta Gorda||Tue 8:34 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| E|
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