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 21:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.94 meters/second, 1508.2 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 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' 23.6"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 36.3"||936.96 mi||west||0° 04' 30.6"||5.17 mi||north||937.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 09' 56.2"||922.14 mi||east||2° 22' 44.2"||163.63 mi||north||943.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 4:46 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 1:46 PM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 3:46 PM||2737 km||1700 miles||1478 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 4:46 PM||3193 km||1984 miles||1724 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 4:46 PM||3681 km||2287 miles||1988 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 6:46 PM||3790 km||2355 miles||2046 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Fri 5:46 PM||3997 km||2483 miles||2158 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Fri 3:46 PM||4060 km||2523 miles||2192 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 3:46 PM||4127 km||2565 miles||2229 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Fri 3:46 PM||4132 km||2568 miles||2231 nm|| NNE|
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