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 23:24:00 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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||111° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.95 meters/second, 1501.0 km/hour, 932.7 miles/hour or 810.5 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' 05.7"||932.48 mi||west||0° 02' 29.1"||2.85 mi||north||932.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 41.3"||910.47 mi||east||1° 36' 01.7"||110.10 mi||north||921.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:24 PM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Fri 3:24 PM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:24 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 6:24 PM||3801 km||2362 miles||2052 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Fri 1:24 PM||4005 km||2489 miles||2163 nm|| W|
|Quito||Fri 6:24 PM||4246 km||2639 miles||2293 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 8:24 PM||4268 km||2652 miles||2304 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Fri 5:24 PM||4517 km||2807 miles||2439 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Fri 5:24 PM||4525 km||2812 miles||2443 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 5:24 PM||4526 km||2812 miles||2444 nm|| NNE|
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