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, May 8, 2012 at 05:58:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.06 meters/second, 1487.0 km/hour, 924.0 miles/hour or 802.9 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' 22.2"||15.40 mi||west||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||south||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.1"||923.74 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||north||923.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 51.5"||952.12 mi||east||0° 43' 43.0"||50.13 mi||north||955.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Asuncion||Tue 1:58 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Tue 1:58 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NW|
|Ciudad del Este||Tue 1:58 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Tue 1:58 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| WNW|
|Salta||Tue 2:58 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| WSW|
|Tucumán||Tue 2:58 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Tue 1:58 AM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm|| WNW|
|Córdoba||Tue 2:58 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| SSW|
|Rosario||Tue 2:58 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Tue 2:58 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| ESE|
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