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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 21:24:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||100° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.86 meters/second, 1507.9 km/hour, 937.0 miles/hour or 814.2 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' 23.4"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 34.5"||936.77 mi||west||0° 04' 27.7"||5.12 mi||north||937.00 mi|
|24 hours||14° 10' 42.5"||922.82 mi||east||2° 21' 40.8"||162.42 mi||north||943.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 4:24 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 3:24 PM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Fri 4:24 PM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Fri 1:24 PM||3091 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| WSW|
|Quito||Fri 4:24 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 6:24 PM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Fri 5:24 PM||3444 km||2140 miles||1860 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 5:24 PM||3677 km||2285 miles||1986 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 5:24 PM||3700 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Fri 3:24 PM||3753 km||2332 miles||2026 nm|| NNE|
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