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 15:26:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||93° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.83 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 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' 24.8"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.7"||956.78 mi||west||0° 08' 25.7"||9.66 mi||south||956.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 04.7"||960.38 mi||east||2° 50' 28.3"||195.41 mi||south||972.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 9:26 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Mon 10:26 AM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm|| ENE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 10:26 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm|| SW|
|Guayaquil||Mon 10:26 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| NE|
|Quito||Mon 10:26 AM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Mon 11:26 AM||2727 km||1695 miles||1473 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 11:26 AM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Mon 12:26 PM||2985 km||1855 miles||1612 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Mon 11:26 AM||3026 km||1881 miles||1634 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Mon 9:26 AM||3094 km||1923 miles||1671 nm|| NNE|
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