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 19:24:00 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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||90° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 23.4"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 24.2"||941.98 mi||west||0° 06' 03.7"||6.95 mi||north||942.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 58.3"||931.69 mi||east||2° 58' 12.5"||204.27 mi||north||961.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 2:24 PM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 1:24 PM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| N|
|Easter Island *||Fri 2:24 PM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| WSW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 2:24 PM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 3:24 PM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 2:24 PM||2457 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 4:24 PM||2566 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 3:24 PM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 3:24 PM||2680 km||1666 miles||1447 nm|| E|
|Córdoba||Fri 4:24 PM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm|| ESE|
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