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 23:34:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||117° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.45 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 829.0 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' 25.9"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.9"||953.80 mi||west||0° 07' 33.1"||8.66 mi||north||954.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 53.4"||872.31 mi||east||3° 25' 42.1"||235.74 mi||north||910.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 6:34 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:34 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 1:34 PM||3391 km||2107 miles||1831 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 5:34 PM||3559 km||2212 miles||1922 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Sat 6:34 PM||4402 km||2735 miles||2377 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:34 PM||4442 km||2760 miles||2399 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Sat 5:34 PM||4527 km||2813 miles||2444 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 5:34 PM||4607 km||2863 miles||2488 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 5:34 PM||4630 km||2877 miles||2500 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sat 6:34 PM||4679 km||2907 miles||2526 nm|| ENE|
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