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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||67° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 49.0"||929.55 mi||west||0° 02' 10.8"||2.50 mi||north||929.67 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 37.3"||973.53 mi||east||1° 34' 08.7"||107.94 mi||north||984.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Thu 1:46 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| WNW|
|Sucre||Thu 12:46 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Thu 12:46 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| N|
|Salta||Thu 1:46 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 12:46 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| ENE|
|Arequipa||Thu 11:46 AM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm|| NW|
|Tucumán||Thu 1:46 PM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| SSE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:46 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 12:46 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Thu 1:46 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SSE|
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