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, December 4, 2012 at 09:46:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||83° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 32.4"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.2"||987.44 mi||west||0° 09' 33.7"||10.95 mi||south||987.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 03.9"||748.25 mi||east||4° 03' 48.7"||279.29 mi||south||802.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Limón||Tue 3:46 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| S|
|San Jose||Tue 3:46 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| SW|
|Alajuela||Tue 3:46 AM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| SW|
|San Andrés||Tue 4:46 AM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm|| NE|
|Liberia||Tue 3:46 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| W|
|David||Tue 4:46 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SSE|
|Masaya||Tue 3:46 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| WNW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Tue 3:46 AM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm|| N|
|Managua||Tue 3:46 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| WNW|
|Matagalpa||Tue 3:46 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| NW|
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