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 15:38:00 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 15:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 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' 10.1"||1002.21 mi||west||0° 12' 17.8"||14.08 mi||south||1002.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 44.6"||837.02 mi||east||5° 00' 52.1"||344.56 mi||south||905.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 9:38 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Fri 9:38 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Ana||Fri 9:38 AM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 9:38 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Fri 9:38 AM||1456 km||904 miles||786 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 9:38 AM||1486 km||923 miles||802 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 9:38 AM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco *||Fri 10:38 AM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| NNW|
|Belmopan||Fri 9:38 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 10:38 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| ESE|
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