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 Friday, March 16, 2012 at 12:22:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 16, 2012 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||74° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.22 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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' 27.3"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 28.8"||942.04 mi||west||0° 05' 58.8"||6.86 mi||north||942.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 01.0"||825.40 mi||east||2° 50' 54.7"||195.92 mi||north||855.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 7:22 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 8:22 AM||780 km||484 miles||421 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 7:22 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Fri 8:22 AM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:22 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 9:22 AM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 9:22 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 7:22 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Fri 7:22 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| N|
|Buenos Aires||Fri 9:22 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| SE|
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