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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 08:34:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 32.2"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.3"||983.08 mi||west||0° 09' 08.2"||10.47 mi||south||983.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 20.2"||746.55 mi||east||3° 54' 13.5"||268.32 mi||south||797.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Mon 2:34 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| ENE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Mon 2:34 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| NNE|
|Oaxaca||Mon 2:34 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm|| NNW|
|Guatemala||Mon 2:34 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| ENE|
|Santa Ana||Mon 2:34 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 2:34 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco||Mon 2:34 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NW|
|San Miguel||Mon 2:34 AM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm|| ENE|
|Veracruz||Mon 2:34 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| N|
|Punta Gorda||Mon 2:34 AM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm|| ENE|
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