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 19:06:00 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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 22.7"||941.78 mi||west||0° 06' 01.3"||6.91 mi||north||942.09 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 37.5"||932.24 mi||east||2° 57' 23.6"||203.34 mi||north||961.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 2:06 PM||1259 km||783 miles||680 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 3:06 PM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Fri 2:06 PM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 1:06 PM||2022 km||1256 miles||1092 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Fri 3:06 PM||2227 km||1384 miles||1202 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 3:06 PM||2233 km||1387 miles||1206 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Fri 2:06 PM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Fri 4:06 PM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| SE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 2:06 PM||2513 km||1561 miles||1357 nm|| WSW|
|Córdoba||Fri 4:06 PM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| SE|
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