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 17:30:00 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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.64 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.7 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' 23.2"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 15.1"||940.77 mi||west||0° 05' 48.8"||6.66 mi||north||941.06 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 04.8"||935.13 mi||east||2° 52' 59.8"||198.30 mi||north||963.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 1:30 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Fri 1:30 PM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm|| W|
|La Paz||Fri 1:30 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| WNW|
|Salta||Fri 2:30 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SSW|
|Tucumán||Fri 2:30 PM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| SSW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:30 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| SE|
|Córdoba||Fri 2:30 PM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| S|
|Rosario||Fri 2:30 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| S|
|Lima||Fri 12:30 PM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:30 PM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| E|
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