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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 23:24:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||95° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.72 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 24.3"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 27.0"||929.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||929.69 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 33.8"||908.32 mi||east||0° 37' 24.7"||42.90 mi||north||911.22 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||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Fri 6:24 PM||2166 km||1346 miles||1170 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:24 PM||2315 km||1439 miles||1250 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Fri 8:24 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Fri 7:24 PM||2880 km||1789 miles||1555 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 6:24 PM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Fri 7:24 PM||3120 km||1939 miles||1685 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 7:24 PM||3164 km||1966 miles||1709 nm|| ENE|
|Córdoba||Fri 8:24 PM||3275 km||2035 miles||1768 nm|| ESE|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:24 PM||3607 km||2241 miles||1948 nm|| WSW|
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