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 18:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.89 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 19.4"||941.34 mi||west||0° 05' 55.9"||6.80 mi||north||941.64 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 08.4"||933.51 mi||east||2° 55' 28.9"||201.15 mi||north||962.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 1:24 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| ENE|
|Lima||Fri 1:24 PM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Fri 2:24 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:24 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:24 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:24 PM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:24 PM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:24 PM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Fri 1:24 PM||2086 km||1296 miles||1127 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:24 PM||2468 km||1533 miles||1333 nm|| NW|
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