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 Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 07:44:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.66 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 27.7"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.8"||978.85 mi||west||0° 11' 37.0"||13.31 mi||south||978.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 30.5"||886.05 mi||east||4° 15' 42.0"||293.01 mi||south||925.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sun 3:44 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 3:44 AM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Sun 3:44 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Sun 3:44 AM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Sun 3:44 AM||1042 km||647 miles||562 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:44 AM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:44 AM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| S|
|Belém||Sun 4:44 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:44 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Sun 2:44 AM||1890 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| W|
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