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 15:18:00 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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||90° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 30.1"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.23 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.8"||1002.17 mi||west||0° 12' 17.3"||14.07 mi||south||1002.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 24.6"||836.59 mi||east||5° 00' 44.3"||344.41 mi||south||905.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 9:18 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| SSE|
|San Jose||Fri 9:18 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 9:18 AM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Fri 9:18 AM||1229 km||764 miles||663 nm|| N|
|Santa Ana||Fri 9:18 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Fri 10:18 AM||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm|| ESE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 9:18 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 9:18 AM||1321 km||821 miles||714 nm|| N|
|Quito||Fri 10:18 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| ESE|
|Panama||Fri 10:18 AM||1403 km||872 miles||758 nm|| ENE|
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