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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 00:46:00 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: 68%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||84° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.76 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 32.9"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 01.7"||988.09 mi||west||0° 09' 18.0"||10.66 mi||north||987.89 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 12.8"||737.08 mi||east||3° 27' 13.6"||237.43 mi||north||769.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alajuela||Fri 6:46 PM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm|| S|
|San Jose||Fri 6:46 PM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm|| SSE|
|Liberia||Fri 6:46 PM||125 km||77 miles||67 nm|| WSW|
|Limón||Fri 6:46 PM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm|| SE|
|Masaya||Fri 6:46 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| WNW|
|Managua||Fri 6:46 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| WNW|
|Matagalpa||Fri 6:46 PM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm|| NW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Fri 6:46 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| NNE|
|David||Fri 7:46 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| SE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:46 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NW|
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