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 19:02:00 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 19:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||106° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.38 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 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"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 54.6"||973.75 mi||west||0° 10' 42.9"||12.28 mi||south||973.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 34.7"||940.78 mi||east||3° 51' 47.3"||265.62 mi||south||969.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 2:02 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| S|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 1:02 PM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Mon 11:02 AM||2827 km||1757 miles||1526 nm|| WSW|
|Lima||Mon 2:02 PM||3205 km||1991 miles||1730 nm|| E|
|Quito||Mon 2:02 PM||3388 km||2105 miles||1829 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 1:02 PM||3494 km||2171 miles||1886 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 1:02 PM||3502 km||2176 miles||1891 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Mon 1:02 PM||3527 km||2192 miles||1905 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Mon 1:02 PM||3548 km||2204 miles||1916 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 2:02 PM||3649 km||2268 miles||1971 nm|| NNE|
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