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 20:42:00 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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||120° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.47 meters/second, 1499.3 km/hour, 931.6 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' 56.0"||931.37 mi||west||0° 02' 59.9"||3.44 mi||south||931.23 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 33.6"||987.12 mi||east||0° 28' 04.9"||32.20 mi||south||986.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:42 PM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 3:42 PM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Wed 10:42 AM||3063 km||1903 miles||1654 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:42 PM||4005 km||2488 miles||2162 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 10:42 AM||4068 km||2528 miles||2197 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:42 AM||4704 km||2923 miles||2540 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Wed 3:42 PM||4735 km||2942 miles||2556 nm|| E|
|Mexico City||Wed 2:42 PM||4991 km||3101 miles||2695 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 2:42 PM||5083 km||3159 miles||2745 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Wed 3:42 PM||5097 km||3167 miles||2752 nm|| ENE|
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