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 Monday, October 22, 2012 at 00:24:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||98° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 27.8"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 48.0"||960.91 mi||west||0° 08' 02.9"||9.22 mi||north||961.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 34.4"||831.15 mi||east||3° 34' 01.3"||245.25 mi||north||873.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 7:24 PM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:24 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sun 7:24 PM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:24 PM||2570 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sun 7:24 PM||2829 km||1758 miles||1528 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:24 PM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Sun 6:24 PM||3304 km||2053 miles||1784 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:24 PM||3394 km||2109 miles||1833 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:24 PM||3409 km||2118 miles||1841 nm|| E|
|Adamstown||Sun 4:24 PM||3414 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| WSW|
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