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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 21:36:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||118° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 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' 22.1"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 11.1"||928.86 mi||west||0° 00' 57.3"||1.10 mi||north||928.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 17.3"||962.35 mi||east||1° 04' 37.2"||74.09 mi||north||968.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:36 PM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Thu 1:36 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 11:36 AM||3303 km||2052 miles||1783 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:36 PM||3823 km||2376 miles||2064 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:36 AM||4297 km||2670 miles||2320 nm|| W|
|Lima||Thu 4:36 PM||4501 km||2797 miles||2430 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Thu 6:36 PM||4878 km||3031 miles||2634 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 4:36 PM||4893 km||3041 miles||2642 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Thu 3:36 PM||4924 km||3059 miles||2659 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:36 AM||4940 km||3070 miles||2667 nm|| WNW|
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