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 01:24:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||126° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.50 meters/second, 1521.0 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.3 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' 25.8"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 54.6"||944.93 mi||west||0° 05' 46.4"||6.62 mi||north||945.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 36.1"||868.25 mi||east||2° 47' 06.5"||191.55 mi||north||895.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 5:24 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Sat 4:24 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:24 PM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Sat 3:24 PM||2457 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:24 PM||3499 km||2174 miles||1890 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 3:24 PM||4090 km||2542 miles||2209 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 2:24 PM||4575 km||2843 miles||2470 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 3:24 PM||4871 km||3027 miles||2630 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 2:24 PM||5097 km||3167 miles||2752 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Sat 8:24 PM||5173 km||3214 miles||2793 nm|| NE|
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