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 22, 2012 at 00:34:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||111° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 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' 24.5"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 28.5"||929.72 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||929.73 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 32.9"||907.23 mi||east||0° 41' 14.1"||47.28 mi||north||910.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:34 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:34 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:34 PM||3295 km||2047 miles||1779 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 7:34 PM||3840 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Fri 2:34 PM||3973 km||2469 miles||2145 nm|| W|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:34 PM||4268 km||2652 miles||2305 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Fri 7:34 PM||4300 km||2672 miles||2322 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:34 PM||4581 km||2847 miles||2474 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:34 PM||4587 km||2850 miles||2477 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 6:34 PM||4590 km||2852 miles||2478 nm|| NNE|
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