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 01:16:00 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 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||111° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.91 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 27.7"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 52.4"||961.55 mi||west||0° 08' 07.2"||9.31 mi||north||961.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 56.2"||829.82 mi||east||3° 35' 29.5"||246.94 mi||north||872.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 8:16 PM||1234 km||767 miles||667 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Sun 5:16 PM||2207 km||1371 miles||1192 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 7:16 PM||2902 km||1803 miles||1567 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Sun 8:16 PM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| E|
|Quito||Sun 8:16 PM||3992 km||2481 miles||2156 nm|| ENE|
|Guatemala||Sun 7:16 PM||4083 km||2537 miles||2204 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sun 7:16 PM||4085 km||2538 miles||2206 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Sun 3:16 PM||4089 km||2541 miles||2208 nm|| W|
|Mexico City *||Sun 8:16 PM||4141 km||2573 miles||2236 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sun 7:16 PM||4145 km||2576 miles||2238 nm|| NE|
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