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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 16:08:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||89° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 22.7"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 47.4"||939.12 mi||west||0° 05' 25.0"||6.21 mi||south||938.88 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 11.9"||988.51 mi||east||1° 29' 15.0"||102.33 mi||south||989.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 11:08 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 10:08 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| N|
|Guayaquil||Tue 11:08 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Tue 11:08 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| WSW|
|La Paz||Tue 12:08 PM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| E|
|Quito||Tue 11:08 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Tue 1:08 PM||2425 km||1507 miles||1310 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Tue 12:08 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Tue 12:08 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| ENE|
|Córdoba||Tue 1:08 PM||2854 km||1774 miles||1541 nm|| ESE|
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