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 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||92° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.72 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 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' 25.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.7"||974.52 mi||west||0° 10' 47.5"||12.37 mi||south||974.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 01.0"||939.68 mi||east||3° 54' 06.7"||268.28 mi||south||969.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:02 PM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Mon 1:02 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:02 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Mon 1:02 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:02 PM||2413 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Mon 2:02 PM||2616 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| ESE|
|San Jose||Mon 12:02 PM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 2:02 PM||2664 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| E|
|Bogota||Mon 1:02 PM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm|| NE|
|Panama||Mon 1:02 PM||2760 km||1715 miles||1490 nm|| NNE|
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