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 21, 2012 at 13:52:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||74° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.19 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.3"||993.56 mi||west||0° 09' 51.6"||11.29 mi||north||993.39 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 45.4"||737.15 mi||east||3° 42' 10.5"||254.53 mi||north||775.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alappuzha||Fri 7:22 PM||231 km||143 miles||125 nm|| E|
|Kavaratti||Fri 7:22 PM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| NW|
|Kochi||Fri 7:22 PM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| ENE|
|Kattoor||Fri 7:22 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:22 PM||308 km||192 miles||166 nm|| ESE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 6:52 PM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SSW|
|Coimbatore||Fri 7:22 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| ENE|
|Theni||Fri 7:22 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Mangalore||Fri 7:22 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| N|
|Madurai||Fri 7:22 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| E|
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