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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 43' North, Longitude: 116° 19' 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' 53.2"1004.77 miwest0° 11' 38.6"13.33 misouth1004.91 mi
24 hours11° 25' 22.3"789.83 mieast4° 43' 39.0"324.84 misouth854.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 7:34 AM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 7:34 AM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:34 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:34 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:34 AM2988 km1857 miles1614 nmEast E
HermosilloThu 6:34 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 7:34 AM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:34 AM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 8:34 AM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 5:34 AM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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