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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: 51%
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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 48' North
Longitude: 110° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.0"1004.74 miwest0° 11' 38.0"13.32 misouth1004.88 mi
24 hours11° 24' 56.2"789.29 mieast4° 43' 31.4"324.70 misouth853.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 7:08 AM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 7:08 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:08 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:08 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmEast E
AguascalientesThu 7:08 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:08 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 7:08 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 7:08 AM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 7:08 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaThu 7:08 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmEast-northeast ENE
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