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 14, 2012 at 18:02:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.96 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.0 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' 27.5"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||south||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 37.0"||990.75 mi||west||0° 12' 11.3"||13.96 mi||south||990.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 50.7"||908.80 mi||east||4° 38' 22.6"||318.90 mi||south||957.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 12:02 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 1:02 PM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| S|
|Guatemala||Sun 12:02 PM||2981 km||1853 miles||1610 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Sun 12:02 PM||2984 km||1854 miles||1611 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sun 12:02 PM||3065 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Sun 12:02 PM||3075 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sun 1:02 PM||3098 km||1925 miles||1673 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 1:02 PM||3101 km||1927 miles||1675 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sun 1:02 PM||3136 km||1949 miles||1693 nm|| E|
|Tegucigalpa||Sun 12:02 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1702 nm|| NE|
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