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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 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 43' North, Longitude: 115° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 53.3"1004.77 miwest0° 11' 38.5"13.33 misouth1004.91 mi
24 hours11° 25' 20.3"789.79 mieast4° 43' 38.3"324.83 misouth854.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 7:32 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 7:32 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:32 AM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:32 AM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:32 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmEast E
HermosilloThu 6:32 AM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 7:32 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:32 AM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 8:32 AM3263 km2028 miles1762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 5:32 AM3340 km2075 miles1803 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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