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 17:20:00 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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||60° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 14.2"||940.66 mi||west||0° 05' 47.4"||6.64 mi||north||940.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 26.2"||935.43 mi||east||2° 52' 32.0"||197.77 mi||north||963.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 1:20 PM||271 km||169 miles||147 nm|| WNW|
|Sucre||Fri 1:20 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| W|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:20 PM||770 km||478 miles||415 nm|| SSE|
|Salta||Fri 2:20 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Fri 1:20 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| WNW|
|Tucumán||Fri 2:20 PM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm|| SSW|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:20 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| NW|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:20 PM||1403 km||872 miles||758 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:20 PM||1440 km||894 miles||777 nm|| ENE|
|Rosario||Fri 2:20 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| S|
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