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 18:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||75° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.88 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 19.0"||941.29 mi||west||0° 05' 55.4"||6.79 mi||north||941.60 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 17.2"||933.63 mi||east||2° 55' 18.0"||200.94 mi||north||962.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 1:20 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 1:20 PM||786 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Fri 2:20 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:20 PM||1066 km||662 miles||575 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 2:20 PM||1287 km||799 miles||695 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:20 PM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:20 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:20 PM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:20 PM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Fri 1:20 PM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| N|
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