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 18:26:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||122° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 22.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 38.1"||937.78 mi||west||0° 05' 05.6"||5.84 mi||south||937.55 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 42.6"||990.01 mi||east||1° 20' 52.0"||92.72 mi||south||990.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 10:26 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 1:26 PM||1575 km||979 miles||851 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Tue 8:26 AM||2879 km||1789 miles||1554 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 8:26 AM||3903 km||2425 miles||2108 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 12:26 PM||4119 km||2559 miles||2224 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 8:26 AM||4492 km||2791 miles||2426 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Tue 1:26 PM||4911 km||3052 miles||2652 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Tue 7:26 AM||4984 km||3097 miles||2691 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Tue 12:26 PM||4993 km||3103 miles||2696 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 12:26 PM||5134 km||3190 miles||2772 nm|| NE|
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