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 13:26:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.02 meters/second, 1573.3 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 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||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.4"||977.40 mi||west||0° 10' 33.7"||12.10 mi||south||977.15 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 19.2"||914.36 mi||east||3° 53' 08.1"||267.15 mi||south||945.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Callao||Sun 8:26 AM||136 km||85 miles||74 nm|| E|
|Lima||Sun 8:26 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 8:26 AM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 9:26 AM||1179 km||732 miles||637 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sun 9:26 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Sun 8:26 AM||1322 km||821 miles||714 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Sun 9:26 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| ESE|
|Cali||Sun 8:26 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 7:26 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| NW|
|Bogota||Sun 8:26 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| NNE|
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