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 16:26:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||108° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.47 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 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' 24.7"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 44.2"||955.99 mi||west||0° 08' 19.5"||9.54 mi||south||955.70 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 04.3"||961.89 mi||east||2° 47' 33.5"||192.07 mi||south||973.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 11:26 AM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Mon 8:26 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 10:26 AM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Mon 11:26 AM||3384 km||2103 miles||1827 nm|| E|
|Quito||Mon 11:26 AM||3713 km||2307 miles||2005 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 10:26 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Mon 10:26 AM||3942 km||2450 miles||2129 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Mon 10:26 AM||3946 km||2452 miles||2130 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Mon 10:26 AM||3977 km||2471 miles||2147 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 10:26 AM||4087 km||2540 miles||2207 nm|| NE|
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