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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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 38' North
Longitude: 122° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.20 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' 52.5"1004.80 miwest0° 11' 39.1"13.34 misouth1004.93 mi
24 hours11° 25' 46.7"790.33 mieast4° 43' 45.7"324.97 misouth854.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 5:58 AM3077 km1912 miles1662 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityThu 7:58 AM3186 km1980 miles1720 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 6:58 AM3258 km2025 miles1759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Thu 8:58 AM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Los AngelesThu 5:58 AM3611 km2244 miles1950 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:58 AM3632 km2257 miles1961 nmEast E
PhoenixThu 6:58 AM3674 km2283 miles1984 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 3:58 AM3681 km2287 miles1988 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaThu 7:58 AM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:58 AM3864 km2401 miles2086 nmEast-northeast ENE
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