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 20:46:00 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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||121° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.46 meters/second, 1499.3 km/hour, 931.6 miles/hour or 809.5 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' 55.9"||931.35 mi||west||0° 02' 59.2"||3.43 mi||south||931.21 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 32.7"||987.09 mi||east||0° 27' 49.7"||31.91 mi||south||986.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:46 PM||1016 km||632 miles||549 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 3:46 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Wed 10:46 AM||2963 km||1841 miles||1600 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 10:46 AM||3969 km||2466 miles||2143 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:46 PM||4093 km||2543 miles||2210 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:46 AM||4615 km||2868 miles||2492 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Wed 3:46 PM||4834 km||3004 miles||2610 nm|| E|
|Mexico City||Wed 2:46 PM||5041 km||3132 miles||2722 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Wed 9:46 AM||5052 km||3139 miles||2728 nm|| W|
|Guatemala||Wed 2:46 PM||5152 km||3201 miles||2782 nm|| NE|
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