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, October 12, 2012 at 14:38:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||80° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 30.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.23 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.2"||1002.08 mi||west||0° 12' 15.9"||14.05 mi||south||1002.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 45.0"||835.74 mi||east||5° 00' 27.8"||344.10 mi||south||904.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Fri 9:38 AM||385 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Fri 9:38 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm|| SE|
|Cali||Fri 9:38 AM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Fri 9:38 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| S|
|Pereira||Fri 9:38 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| ENE|
|Manizales||Fri 9:38 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| ENE|
|David||Fri 9:38 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| NNW|
|Medellin||Fri 9:38 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| ENE|
|Panama||Fri 9:38 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Fri 9:38 AM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| ENE|
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