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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: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 35' South, Longitude: 73° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.5"1003.15 miwest0° 11' 55.0"13.65 misouth1003.16 mi
24 hours11° 52' 59.2"821.19 mieast4° 44' 22.6"325.70 misouth881.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IquitosFri 6:26 AM149 km93 miles81 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 6:26 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 6:26 AM638 km396 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuayaquilFri 6:26 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest W
CaliFri 6:26 AM721 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaFri 6:26 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth N
MedellinFri 6:26 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoFri 7:26 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmSoutheast SE
LimaFri 6:26 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PanamaFri 6:26 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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