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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 18' North
Longitude: 72° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.7"1004.52 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.25 misouth1004.67 mi
24 hours11° 22' 24.1"786.13 mieast4° 42' 40.7"323.73 misouth850.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VillavicencioThu 5:32 AM257 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaThu 5:32 AM329 km204 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
PereiraThu 5:32 AM474 km294 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
ManizalesThu 5:32 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNorthwest NW
CaliThu 5:32 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaThu 5:32 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
MedellinThu 5:32 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
CúcutaThu 5:32 AM621 km386 miles336 nmNorth N
QuitoThu 5:32 AM751 km467 miles406 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilThu 5:32 AM988 km614 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
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