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, October 7, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||92° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 30.6"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.8"||942.85 mi||west||0° 03' 20.5"||3.83 mi||south||943.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 31.6"||758.62 mi||east||1° 46' 24.9"||122.00 mi||south||772.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campeche *||Sun 6:26 AM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| E|
|Villahermosa *||Sun 6:26 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| S|
|Merida *||Sun 6:26 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| ENE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Sun 6:26 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| S|
|Veracruz *||Sun 6:26 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| WSW|
|Orange Walk Town||Sun 5:26 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| ESE|
|Chetumal *||Sun 6:26 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| ESE|
|Belmopan||Sun 5:26 AM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SE|
|Oaxaca *||Sun 6:26 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| SW|
|San Pedro||Sun 5:26 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| ESE|
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