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 20:44:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||109° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.57 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 23.4"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.7"||942.85 mi||west||0° 06' 14.0"||7.15 mi||north||943.17 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 02.8"||929.25 mi||east||3° 01' 47.2"||208.37 mi||north||960.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 3:44 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Fri 12:44 PM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 2:44 PM||2970 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 3:44 PM||3601 km||2238 miles||1944 nm|| E|
|Quito||Fri 3:44 PM||3997 km||2484 miles||2158 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 10:44 AM||4189 km||2603 miles||2262 nm|| W|
|Santiago *||Fri 5:44 PM||4220 km||2622 miles||2278 nm|| ESE|
|San Salvador||Fri 2:44 PM||4248 km||2639 miles||2294 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose||Fri 2:44 PM||4255 km||2644 miles||2298 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 2:44 PM||4258 km||2646 miles||2299 nm|| NNE|
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