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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 23:14:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||112° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 25.7"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 51.9"||953.55 mi||west||0° 07' 31.1"||8.62 mi||north||953.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 39.2"||872.96 mi||east||3° 25' 01.9"||234.98 mi||north||911.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 6:14 PM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:14 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 5:14 PM||3119 km||1938 miles||1684 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Sat 6:14 PM||3891 km||2418 miles||2101 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Sat 1:14 PM||3899 km||2423 miles||2105 nm|| W|
|Quito||Sat 6:14 PM||4204 km||2612 miles||2270 nm|| ENE|
|Guatemala||Sat 5:14 PM||4289 km||2665 miles||2316 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 5:14 PM||4294 km||2668 miles||2319 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Sat 5:14 PM||4322 km||2685 miles||2333 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 5:14 PM||4361 km||2710 miles||2355 nm|| NE|
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