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 12:56:00 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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.8"||958.78 mi||west||0° 08' 40.8"||9.95 mi||south||958.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 23' 00.2"||956.50 mi||east||2° 57' 36.1"||203.58 mi||south||970.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá *||Mon 9:56 AM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm|| ENE|
|Barra do Garças||Mon 9:56 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| E|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 8:56 AM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm|| WSW|
|Sucre||Mon 8:56 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 9:56 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| S|
|Brasilia *||Mon 10:56 AM||1045 km||650 miles||564 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Mon 8:56 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Mon 10:56 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Mon 8:56 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm|| N|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:56 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| ESE|
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