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 28, 2012 at 04:12:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||66° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.45 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 30.7"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.8"||942.51 mi||west||0° 03' 02.3"||3.49 mi||south||942.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 53.0"||755.47 mi||east||1° 38' 38.7"||113.09 mi||south||767.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Juan||Fri 12:12 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| S|
|Caguas||Fri 12:12 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| S|
|Charlotte Amalie||Fri 12:12 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| SSE|
|Cruz Bay||Fri 12:12 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| SSE|
|Road Town||Fri 12:12 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| SE|
|Ponce||Fri 12:12 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| SSW|
|Mayagüez||Fri 12:12 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| SSW|
|Christiansted||Fri 12:12 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm|| SSE|
|Punta Cana||Fri 12:12 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SW|
|The Valley||Fri 12:12 AM||379 km||235 miles||204 nm|| SE|
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