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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||72° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 32.0"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.7"||1004.52 mi||west||0° 11' 34.4"||13.25 mi||south||1004.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 24.1"||786.13 mi||east||4° 42' 40.7"||323.73 mi||south||850.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Villavicencio||Thu 5:32 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Thu 5:32 AM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm|| NW|
|Pereira||Thu 5:32 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| NW|
|Manizales||Thu 5:32 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| NW|
|Cali||Thu 5:32 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WNW|
|Bucaramanga||Thu 5:32 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| N|
|Medellin||Thu 5:32 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| NW|
|Cúcuta||Thu 5:32 AM||621 km||386 miles||336 nm|| N|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Thu 6:02 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Thu 5:32 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| WSW|
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