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 10:34:00 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 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||94° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.65 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.5 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' 32.4"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.7"||987.87 mi||west||0° 09' 36.4"||11.01 mi||south||988.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 03.6"||748.57 mi||east||4° 04' 45.6"||280.37 mi||south||803.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Tue 4:34 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Tue 4:34 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 4:34 AM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| ENE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Tue 4:34 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Tue 4:34 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| ENE|
|Oaxaca||Tue 4:34 AM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NNW|
|San Miguel||Tue 4:34 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco||Tue 4:34 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| NW|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 4:34 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| ENE|
|Choloma||Tue 4:34 AM||913 km||568 miles||493 nm|| NE|
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