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 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 01.8"||958.51 mi||west||0° 08' 38.9"||9.91 mi||south||958.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 23' 41.2"||957.02 mi||east||2° 56' 39.9"||202.50 mi||south||970.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Mon 9:16 AM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Mon 9:16 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Mon 9:16 AM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm|| W|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:16 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| NW|
|Salta||Mon 10:16 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| SSW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 10:16 AM||1139 km||707 miles||615 nm|| SSE|
|Manaus||Mon 9:16 AM||1455 km||904 miles||785 nm|| N|
|Brasilia *||Mon 11:16 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| E|
|Lima||Mon 8:16 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| WNW|
|Córdoba||Mon 10:16 AM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| S|
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