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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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 45' South, Longitude: 86° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.0"1002.89 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 misouth1002.90 mi
24 hours11° 54' 15.2"822.48 mieast4° 44' 09.9"325.44 misouth882.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:16 AM447 km278 miles241 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuayaquilFri 7:16 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast E
QuitoFri 7:16 AM883 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaliFri 7:16 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 6:16 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
LimaFri 7:16 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmSoutheast SE
PanamaFri 7:16 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinFri 7:16 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmNortheast NE
BogotaFri 7:16 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 6:16 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth N

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