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 Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 23:36:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||78° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 33.1"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 04.9"||999.48 mi||west||0° 10' 29.5"||12.02 mi||north||999.37 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 43.4"||739.22 mi||east||3° 59' 28.1"||274.31 mi||north||785.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Panama||Thu 6:36 PM||284 km||176 miles||153 nm|| NNW|
|Medellin||Thu 6:36 PM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm|| ESE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Thu 6:36 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| WNW|
|Manizales||Thu 6:36 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| SE|
|Pereira||Thu 6:36 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm|| SE|
|Cali||Thu 6:36 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SSE|
|Cartagena||Thu 6:36 PM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm|| NE|
|David||Thu 6:36 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WNW|
|Bogota||Thu 6:36 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| ESE|
|Bucaramanga||Thu 6:36 PM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| E|
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