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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 01:06:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||122° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 25.7"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.2"||944.75 mi||west||0° 05' 44.5"||6.58 mi||north||945.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 11.7"||868.75 mi||east||2° 46' 23.6"||190.73 mi||north||896.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 5:06 PM||1079 km||671 miles||583 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:06 PM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sat 3:06 PM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:06 PM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 7:06 PM||4060 km||2523 miles||2192 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 3:06 PM||4492 km||2791 miles||2425 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Sat 8:06 PM||4875 km||3029 miles||2632 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Sat 8:06 PM||4919 km||3056 miles||2656 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Sat 2:06 PM||5026 km||3123 miles||2714 nm|| W|
|Guatemala||Sat 7:06 PM||5063 km||3146 miles||2734 nm|| NE|
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