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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 23:52:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||92° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 32.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 41.1"||1005.19 mi||west||0° 11' 16.3"||12.91 mi||north||1005.20 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 00.3"||748.70 mi||east||4° 22' 08.6"||300.23 mi||north||804.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:52 PM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SE|
|San Jose||Wed 5:52 PM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Wed 5:52 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 5:52 PM||1303 km||810 miles||703 nm|| NNE|
|Santa Ana||Wed 5:52 PM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 5:52 PM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm|| N|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 5:52 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| NNE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 6:52 PM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Wed 6:52 PM||1626 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| E|
|Panama||Wed 6:52 PM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm|| ENE|
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