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 Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 00:14:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.11 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 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' 24.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.6"||946.21 mi||west||0° 07' 23.1"||8.47 mi||south||945.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 51.9"||947.48 mi||east||2° 21' 25.8"||162.15 mi||south||954.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 8:14 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Fri 8:14 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| W|
|Asuncion||Fri 8:14 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| S|
|Salta||Fri 9:14 PM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Fri 8:14 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| W|
|Brasilia||Fri 9:14 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo||Fri 9:14 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| ESE|
|Córdoba||Fri 9:14 PM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| SSW|
|Rosario||Fri 9:14 PM||1629 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 9:14 PM||1676 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| ESE|
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