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 18:12:00 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 18:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||94° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 25.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.0"||974.39 mi||west||0° 10' 46.8"||12.35 mi||south||974.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 16.6"||939.86 mi||east||3° 53' 43.5"||267.84 mi||south||969.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:12 PM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Mon 1:12 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:12 PM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:12 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| SW|
|Quito||Mon 1:12 PM||2233 km||1387 miles||1206 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Mon 12:12 PM||2745 km||1705 miles||1482 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 2:12 PM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm|| ESE|
|Managua||Mon 12:12 PM||2884 km||1792 miles||1557 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Mon 1:12 PM||2905 km||1805 miles||1569 nm|| NE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 2:12 PM||2925 km||1818 miles||1579 nm|| E|
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