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 20:32:00 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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||121° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.12 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.9 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' 21.8"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 57.6"||930.62 mi||west||0° 02' 46.2"||3.18 mi||north||930.77 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 12.8"||968.66 mi||east||1° 47' 19.6"||123.05 mi||north||981.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 12:32 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:32 PM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 10:32 AM||2918 km||1813 miles||1575 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 10:32 AM||3922 km||2437 miles||2118 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 2:32 PM||4139 km||2572 miles||2235 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 10:32 AM||4582 km||2847 miles||2474 nm|| WNW|
|Lima||Thu 3:32 PM||4880 km||3033 miles||2635 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Thu 9:32 AM||5006 km||3110 miles||2703 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Thu 2:32 PM||5076 km||3154 miles||2741 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 2:32 PM||5193 km||3227 miles||2804 nm|| NE|
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