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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 14:18:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||96° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 30.4"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.8"||1003.62 mi||west||0° 12' 13.3"||14.00 mi||south||1003.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 01.8"||833.60 mi||east||4° 55' 35.2"||338.52 mi||south||898.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 8:18 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| E|
|San Salvador||Fri 8:18 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Ana||Fri 8:18 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Fri 8:18 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 8:18 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 8:18 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 9:18 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| E|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 8:18 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||997 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 8:18 AM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Fri 9:18 AM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| E|
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