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 02:06:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||123° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 27.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 56.5"||962.17 mi||west||0° 08' 11.4"||9.39 mi||north||962.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 22.0"||828.55 mi||east||3° 36' 53.2"||248.53 mi||north||871.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sun 6:06 PM||1237 km||768 miles||668 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:06 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 4:06 PM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sun 4:06 PM||3893 km||2419 miles||2102 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:06 PM||4049 km||2516 miles||2186 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:06 PM||4237 km||2633 miles||2288 nm|| WNW|
|Mexico City *||Sun 9:06 PM||4720 km||2933 miles||2548 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sun 8:06 PM||4936 km||3067 miles||2665 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Sun 3:06 PM||4956 km||3079 miles||2676 nm|| W|
|San Salvador||Sun 8:06 PM||4978 km||3093 miles||2688 nm|| NE|
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