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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 15:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.54 meters/second, 1495.9 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 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' 21.7"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 47.0"||929.31 mi||west||0° 02' 01.3"||2.32 mi||north||929.41 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 57.4"||974.75 mi||east||1° 30' 35.1"||103.86 mi||north||984.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Thu 12:46 PM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm|| WNW|
|Ciudad del Este *||Thu 12:46 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 12:46 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| NNE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 1:46 PM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| NE|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 1:46 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 12:46 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SW|
|Curitiba *||Thu 1:46 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SE|
|São Paulo *||Thu 1:46 PM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 1:46 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NE|
|Criciúma *||Thu 1:46 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SSE|
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