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 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 12:48:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||104° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 32.5"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 34.7"||1003.73 mi||west||0° 10' 20.2"||11.84 mi||south||1003.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 53.8"||774.04 mi||east||4° 04' 47.4"||280.37 mi||south||820.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:48 AM||1683 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| E|
|Acapulco||Wed 6:48 AM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:48 AM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 6:48 AM||2571 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 7:48 AM||2621 km||1629 miles||1415 nm|| S|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:48 AM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Wed 6:48 AM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Wed 6:48 AM||2725 km||1693 miles||1471 nm|| NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 6:48 AM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm|| NE|
|Belmopan||Wed 6:48 AM||2902 km||1803 miles||1567 nm|| NE|
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