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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 14:08:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||101° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.87 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 29.3"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 15.1"||992.80 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.28 mi||south||992.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 42.2"||868.84 mi||east||4° 27' 30.4"||306.45 mi||south||916.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 8:08 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 9:08 AM||2297 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| SSW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 9:08 AM||2439 km||1515 miles||1317 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sat 9:08 AM||2653 km||1648 miles||1432 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Sat 9:08 AM||2686 km||1669 miles||1450 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Sat 8:08 AM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 8:08 AM||2731 km||1697 miles||1474 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 8:08 AM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sat 8:08 AM||2759 km||1715 miles||1490 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 8:08 AM||2873 km||1785 miles||1551 nm|| NNE|
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