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 15:28:00 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 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||92° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1613.0 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' 30.2"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.23 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.6"||1002.19 mi||west||0° 12' 17.5"||14.08 mi||south||1002.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 34.6"||836.81 mi||east||5° 00' 48.3"||344.49 mi||south||905.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 9:28 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Fri 9:28 AM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 9:28 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 9:28 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Ana||Fri 9:28 AM||1310 km||814 miles||707 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 9:28 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 9:28 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 10:28 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Fri 10:28 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| E|
|Panama||Fri 10:28 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm|| ENE|
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