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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 00:24:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||104° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.37 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 30.2"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.9"||989.52 mi||west||0° 10' 46.3"||12.34 mi||north||989.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 25.5"||789.59 mi||east||4° 25' 52.0"||304.53 mi||north||850.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 6:24 PM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 7:24 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1088 nm|| SSW|
|Lima||Mon 7:24 PM||2982 km||1853 miles||1610 nm|| E|
|Quito||Mon 7:24 PM||3027 km||1881 miles||1634 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 6:24 PM||3058 km||1900 miles||1651 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 6:24 PM||3067 km||1906 miles||1656 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Mon 6:24 PM||3099 km||1925 miles||1673 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Mon 6:24 PM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 6:24 PM||3215 km||1997 miles||1736 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Mon 4:24 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm|| SW|
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