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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||75° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 27.2"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 17.3"||977.53 mi||west||0° 10' 34.2"||12.11 mi||south||977.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 56.7"||914.04 mi||east||3° 53' 27.2"||267.51 mi||south||945.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huancayo||Sun 8:16 AM||84 km||52 miles||45 nm|| E|
|Lima||Sun 8:16 AM||117 km||73 miles||63 nm|| W|
|Callao||Sun 8:16 AM||128 km||79 miles||69 nm|| W|
|Ica||Sun 8:16 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| S|
|Arequipa||Sun 8:16 AM||671 km||417 miles||363 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 9:16 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Sun 9:16 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 8:16 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Sun 8:16 AM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Sun 9:16 AM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm|| SE|
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