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 Monday, September 24, 2012 at 02:48:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 24, 2012 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||116° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.35 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 26.8"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 57.1"||949.08 mi||west||0° 06' 28.2"||7.42 mi||north||949.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 14.3"||847.63 mi||east||3° 01' 55.2"||208.51 mi||north||879.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:48 PM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Sun 6:48 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Sun 4:48 PM||3502 km||2176 miles||1891 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:48 PM||3511 km||2182 miles||1896 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Sun 9:48 PM||4286 km||2663 miles||2314 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Sun 4:48 PM||4536 km||2818 miles||2449 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Sun 9:48 PM||4583 km||2847 miles||2474 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Sun 9:48 PM||4608 km||2863 miles||2488 nm|| ENE|
|Guatemala||Sun 8:48 PM||4621 km||2871 miles||2495 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 8:48 PM||4636 km||2880 miles||2503 nm|| NE|
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