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, July 8, 2012 at 08:46:00 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, July 8, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||73° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.67 meters/second, 1618.8 km/hour, 1005.9 miles/hour or 874.1 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' 32.5"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 36.9"||1005.89 mi||west||0° 11' 50.7"||13.56 mi||north||1006.01 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 02.5"||747.02 mi||east||4° 39' 38.7"||320.26 mi||north||812.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Quito||Sun 3:46 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Villavicencio||Sun 3:46 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| N|
|Cali||Sun 3:46 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| NNW|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Sun 3:46 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| W|
|Bogota||Sun 3:46 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| N|
|Pereira||Sun 3:46 AM||681 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNW|
|Guayaquil||Sun 3:46 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| W|
|Medellin||Sun 3:46 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| NNW|
|Lima||Sun 3:46 AM||1270 km||789 miles||685 nm|| SSW|
|Panama||Sun 3:46 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| NNW|
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