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 Sunday, September 23, 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||95° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.02 meters/second, 1504.9 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.6 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' 25.2"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.1"||934.86 mi||west||0° 03' 22.1"||3.86 mi||north||935.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 32.3"||881.07 mi||east||1° 54' 39.8"||131.46 mi||north||896.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:24 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Sat 7:24 PM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:24 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 7:24 PM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Sat 9:24 PM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm|| SE|
|Quito||Sat 7:24 PM||2897 km||1800 miles||1564 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Sat 8:24 PM||2909 km||1808 miles||1571 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Sat 8:24 PM||3158 km||1962 miles||1705 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Sat 9:24 PM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Sat 6:24 PM||3583 km||2226 miles||1934 nm|| NNE|
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