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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 13:26:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||102° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 30.8"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.1"||1002.69 mi||west||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||south||1002.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 03.2"||824.44 mi||east||4° 43' 50.5"||325.09 mi||south||883.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 7:26 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| E|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:26 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Fri 7:26 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 7:26 AM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 7:26 AM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:26 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| N|
|San Jose||Fri 7:26 AM||2534 km||1575 miles||1368 nm|| NE|
|Veracruz||Fri 7:26 AM||2562 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| NNE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 7:26 AM||2565 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 8:26 AM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| E|
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