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 22:24:00 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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||114° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 23.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 39.2"||937.29 mi||west||0° 04' 35.8"||5.27 mi||north||937.53 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 35.7"||920.96 mi||east||2° 24' 33.1"||165.71 mi||north||942.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 5:24 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Fri 2:24 PM||1668 km||1036 miles||901 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 4:24 PM||3459 km||2149 miles||1868 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Fri 12:24 PM||3656 km||2272 miles||1974 nm|| W|
|Lima||Fri 5:24 PM||4137 km||2571 miles||2234 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 5:24 PM||4520 km||2809 miles||2441 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 7:24 PM||4624 km||2873 miles||2497 nm|| ESE|
|Guatemala||Fri 4:24 PM||4645 km||2886 miles||2508 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 4:24 PM||4651 km||2890 miles||2511 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 4:24 PM||4663 km||2897 miles||2518 nm|| NNE|
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