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 14:16:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 56.3"||957.71 mi||west||0° 08' 32.9"||9.80 mi||south||957.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 43.7"||958.59 mi||east||2° 53' 49.6"||199.25 mi||south||971.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 9:16 AM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm|| N|
|Arequipa||Mon 9:16 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Mon 10:16 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 10:16 AM||1197 km||744 miles||647 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Mon 10:16 AM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 9:16 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| NNW|
|Quito||Mon 9:16 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Mon 11:16 AM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Mon 11:16 AM||2122 km||1318 miles||1146 nm|| SE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 8:16 AM||2194 km||1363 miles||1185 nm|| NW|
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