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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 17:10:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.55 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 23.2"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 13.5"||940.56 mi||west||0° 05' 46.0"||6.61 mi||north||940.85 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 47.7"||935.73 mi||east||2° 52' 04.2"||197.24 mi||north||963.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 1:10 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:10 PM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| S|
|Sucre||Fri 1:10 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| W|
|Salta||Fri 2:10 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Fri 1:10 PM||1050 km||652 miles||567 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:10 PM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:10 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| ESE|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:10 PM||1475 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SSW|
|Rosario||Fri 2:10 PM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm|| S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:10 PM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| ESE|
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