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 14:32:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||118° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 30.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.6"||1002.41 mi||west||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||south||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 46.5"||826.25 mi||east||4° 43' 30.1"||324.70 mi||south||885.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 6:32 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1458 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:32 AM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm|| SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 8:32 AM||3273 km||2033 miles||1767 nm|| E|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:32 AM||3310 km||2057 miles||1787 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:32 AM||3671 km||2281 miles||1982 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 8:32 AM||3700 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 4:32 AM||3701 km||2300 miles||1998 nm|| WSW|
|San Salvador||Fri 8:32 AM||3778 km||2348 miles||2040 nm|| ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 8:32 AM||3987 km||2477 miles||2153 nm|| ENE|
|Managua||Fri 8:32 AM||3993 km||2481 miles||2156 nm|| ENE|
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