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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.83 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 25.0"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.6"||959.05 mi||west||0° 08' 42.8"||9.99 mi||south||958.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 22' 19.0"||955.97 mi||east||2° 58' 32.2"||204.65 mi||south||970.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Mon 9:36 AM||62 km||39 miles||33 nm|| E|
|Goiânia *||Mon 10:36 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Mon 10:36 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| E|
|São Paulo *||Mon 10:36 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Mon 9:36 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:36 AM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Mon 8:36 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Mon 9:36 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Mon 8:36 AM||1623 km||1009 miles||876 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Mon 8:36 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| W|
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