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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 55' South, Longitude: 98° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.3"1002.70 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.70 mi
24 hours11° 55' 33.5"823.86 mieast4° 43' 56.0"325.17 misouth883.23 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 7:08 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 8:08 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 7:08 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 7:08 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 7:08 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:08 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 7:08 AM2194 km1363 miles1184 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 8:08 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 7:08 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzFri 7:08 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNorth N

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