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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 00:34:00 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: 27%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.11 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.8 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' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 09.7"||932.85 mi||west||0° 02' 38.8"||3.04 mi||north||932.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 45.2"||908.67 mi||east||1° 39' 35.7"||114.19 mi||north||920.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 4:34 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Fri 3:34 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:34 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Fri 2:34 PM||2255 km||1401 miles||1217 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:34 PM||3263 km||2028 miles||1762 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:34 PM||4017 km||2496 miles||2169 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:34 PM||4345 km||2700 miles||2346 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 2:34 PM||4663 km||2897 miles||2518 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:34 PM||4856 km||3017 miles||2622 nm|| W|
|Mexico City *||Fri 7:34 PM||5453 km||3388 miles||2944 nm|| NE|
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