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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 49' South, Longitude: 90° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"1002.89 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 misouth1002.89 mi
24 hours11° 54' 45.9"823.08 mieast4° 44' 04.7"325.36 misouth882.63 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 6:36 AM255 km158 miles138 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 7:36 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmEast E
QuitoFri 7:36 AM1406 km873 miles759 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 6:36 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 6:36 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliFri 7:36 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaFri 7:36 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 7:36 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmSoutheast SE
San SalvadorFri 6:36 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth N
Santa AnaFri 6:36 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth N
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