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 18:34:00 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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||78° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.94 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 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' 20.1"||941.44 mi||west||0° 05' 57.2"||6.83 mi||north||941.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 46.8"||933.21 mi||east||2° 55' 56.3"||201.67 mi||north||962.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 1:34 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:34 PM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:34 PM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 2:34 PM||1540 km||957 miles||831 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:34 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| SSE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:34 PM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:34 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| SE|
|Quito||Fri 1:34 PM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| N|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:34 PM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 12:34 PM||2323 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| NNW|
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