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 07:48:00 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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||60° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 meters/second, 1575.5 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' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.7"||978.80 mi||west||0° 11' 36.7"||13.30 mi||south||978.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 34.9"||886.09 mi||east||4° 15' 33.5"||292.84 mi||south||925.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sun 3:48 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 3:48 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm|| WNW|
|Sucre||Sun 3:48 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Sun 3:48 AM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm|| WSW|
|Manaus||Sun 3:48 AM||981 km||609 miles||530 nm|| N|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:48 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:48 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Sun 4:48 AM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sun 2:48 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:48 AM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| SE|
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