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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.

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

UTC time = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 1:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 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° 03' 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"1004.70 miWest0° 11' 38.6"13.33 miSouth1004.84 mi
24 hours11° 25' 21.3"789.75 miEast4° 43' 38.6"324.81 miSouth854.02 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 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 7:34 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:34 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:34 AM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:34 AM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmEast E
HermosilloThu 6:34 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 7:34 AM3147 km1955 miles1699 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:34 AM3240 km2013 miles1749 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 8:34 AM3268 km2030 miles1764 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 5:34 AM3329 km2068 miles1797 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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