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 20:36:00 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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||119° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.49 meters/second, 1499.4 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 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' 21.8"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 56.1"||931.41 mi||west||0° 03' 00.9"||3.46 mi||south||931.26 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 34.7"||987.18 mi||east||0° 28' 27.8"||32.64 mi||south||986.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:36 PM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 3:36 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Wed 10:36 AM||3213 km||1996 miles||1735 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:36 PM||3874 km||2407 miles||2092 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 10:36 AM||4216 km||2620 miles||2277 nm|| W|
|Lima||Wed 3:36 PM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm|| E|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:36 AM||4838 km||3006 miles||2612 nm|| WNW|
|Mexico City||Wed 2:36 PM||4919 km||3056 miles||2656 nm|| NNE|
|Quito||Wed 3:36 PM||4957 km||3080 miles||2676 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Wed 5:36 PM||4981 km||3095 miles||2689 nm|| ESE|
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