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 00:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||86° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 32.9"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 01.6"||988.00 mi||west||0° 09' 17.5"||10.65 mi||north||987.80 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 16.8"||737.08 mi||east||3° 26' 59.2"||237.16 mi||north||769.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Masaya||Fri 6:56 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| NE|
|Managua||Fri 6:56 PM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm|| NNE|
|Liberia||Fri 6:56 PM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| ESE|
|León||Fri 6:56 PM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm|| N|
|Matagalpa||Fri 6:56 PM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| NNE|
|Alajuela||Fri 6:56 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| ESE|
|San Miguel||Fri 6:56 PM||312 km||194 miles||168 nm|| NNW|
|San Jose||Fri 6:56 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| ESE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:56 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm|| N|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:56 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| NW|
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