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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 17:02:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||77° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.06 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 26.1"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 02.8"||975.27 mi||west||0° 10' 52.3"||12.46 mi||south||975.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 26.4"||938.56 mi||east||3° 56' 23.8"||270.89 mi||south||969.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Callao||Mon 12:02 PM||68 km||42 miles||37 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Mon 12:02 PM||76 km||47 miles||41 nm|| ENE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 1:02 PM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:02 PM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 12:02 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Mon 12:02 PM||1347 km||837 miles||728 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Mon 1:02 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Mon 12:02 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 11:02 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Mon 12:02 PM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| NNE|
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