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 14:26:00 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 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||92° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 27.2"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.8"||976.65 mi||west||0° 10' 29.9"||12.03 mi||south||976.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 34.6"||916.29 mi||east||3° 51' 12.2"||264.94 mi||south||946.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:26 AM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Sun 9:26 AM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 9:26 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||980 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Sun 9:26 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:26 AM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| SW|
|San Jose||Sun 8:26 AM||2648 km||1646 miles||1430 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 10:26 AM||2700 km||1678 miles||1458 nm|| ESE|
|Panama||Sun 9:26 AM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm|| NNE|
|Bogota||Sun 9:26 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Sun 8:26 AM||2806 km||1744 miles||1515 nm|| NNE|
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