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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 23:14:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||109° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.93 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 24.1"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.3"||932.43 mi||west||0° 02' 27.7"||2.82 mi||north||932.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 57.7"||910.72 mi||east||1° 35' 30.8"||109.51 mi||north||921.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:14 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:14 PM||2202 km||1368 miles||1189 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:14 PM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 6:14 PM||3554 km||2209 miles||1919 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 6:14 PM||4028 km||2503 miles||2175 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 8:14 PM||4047 km||2515 miles||2185 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 1:14 PM||4255 km||2644 miles||2298 nm|| W|
|La Paz||Fri 7:14 PM||4345 km||2700 miles||2346 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Fri 5:14 PM||4355 km||2706 miles||2352 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 5:14 PM||4381 km||2722 miles||2366 nm|| NNE|
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