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 Monday, May 7, 2012 at 05:08:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 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' 22.1"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 03.5"||928.83 mi||west||0° 04' 00.8"||4.60 mi||south||928.64 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 04.8"||980.54 mi||east||0° 51' 24.9"||58.96 mi||south||979.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sucre||Mon 1:08 AM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm|| NW|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 1:08 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| N|
|Salta||Mon 2:08 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SSW|
|Tucumán||Mon 2:08 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SSW|
|Asuncion||Mon 1:08 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:08 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| NW|
|Córdoba||Mon 2:08 AM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| S|
|Rosario||Mon 2:08 AM||1354 km||842 miles||731 nm|| S|
|Buenos Aires||Mon 2:08 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| SSE|
|Santiago||Mon 1:08 AM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm|| SSW|
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