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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 19:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||107° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.61 meters/second, 1499.8 km/hour, 931.9 miles/hour or 809.8 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' 21.9"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||south||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 56.8"||931.69 mi||west||0° 03' 08.6"||3.61 mi||south||931.54 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 43.2"||987.61 mi||east||0° 31' 38.5"||36.28 mi||south||986.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Wed 2:46 PM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 11:46 AM||2407 km||1495 miles||1300 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 1:46 PM||2882 km||1791 miles||1556 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Wed 2:46 PM||3347 km||2080 miles||1807 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Wed 2:46 PM||3837 km||2384 miles||2072 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Wed 4:46 PM||3882 km||2412 miles||2096 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 3:46 PM||4140 km||2572 miles||2235 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Wed 1:46 PM||4200 km||2610 miles||2268 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 1:46 PM||4253 km||2642 miles||2296 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Wed 1:46 PM||4265 km||2650 miles||2303 nm|| NE|
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