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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 09:32:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||68° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.37 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 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"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.7"||998.44 mi||west||0° 10' 44.1"||12.30 mi||south||998.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 35.5"||761.75 mi||east||4° 27' 49.2"||306.73 mi||south||823.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barquisimeto||Wed 5:02 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| N|
|Valencia||Wed 5:02 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| NNE|
|Maracay||Wed 5:02 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| NNE|
|Cúcuta||Wed 4:32 AM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm|| WNW|
|Caracas||Wed 5:02 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| NNE|
|Bucaramanga||Wed 4:32 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| W|
|Maracaibo||Wed 5:02 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NW|
|Willemstad||Wed 5:32 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| N|
|Villavicencio||Wed 4:32 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Oranjestad||Wed 5:32 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNW|
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