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 18:26:00 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||97° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.59 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 57.1"||974.21 mi||west||0° 10' 45.7"||12.33 mi||south||973.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 38.5"||940.12 mi||east||3° 53' 11.1"||267.22 mi||south||969.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:26 PM||1586 km||986 miles||856 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:26 PM||1998 km||1241 miles||1079 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Mon 1:26 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:26 PM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Mon 1:26 PM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Mon 12:26 PM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Mon 12:26 PM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Mon 12:26 PM||3066 km||1905 miles||1655 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 12:26 PM||3120 km||1939 miles||1685 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Mon 1:26 PM||3136 km||1949 miles||1693 nm|| NE|
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