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, March 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||90° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 31.3"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.6"||1000.96 mi||west||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||north||1000.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 40.3"||786.49 mi||east||4° 15' 44.4"||292.92 mi||north||836.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 12:50 PM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SSE|
|San Jose||Tue 12:50 PM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| NE|
|Masaya||Tue 12:50 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Tue 12:50 PM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 12:50 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| N|
|San Miguel||Tue 12:50 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 12:50 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Tue 12:50 PM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 12:50 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Tue 1:50 PM||1341 km||833 miles||724 nm|| ENE|
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