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 00:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||111° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.51 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.4"||989.84 mi||west||0° 10' 47.4"||12.36 mi||north||990.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 36.0"||788.87 mi||east||4° 26' 09.5"||304.86 mi||north||849.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 7:56 PM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Mon 4:56 PM||2587 km||1607 miles||1397 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 6:56 PM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Mon 6:56 PM||3488 km||2167 miles||1883 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 6:56 PM||3557 km||2210 miles||1921 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 6:56 PM||3586 km||2228 miles||1936 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Mon 6:56 PM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Mon 6:56 PM||3756 km||2334 miles||2028 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 6:56 PM||3769 km||2342 miles||2035 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Mon 7:56 PM||3825 km||2377 miles||2065 nm|| E|
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