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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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 55' South, Longitude: 98° 37' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.1"1002.76 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.76 mi
24 hours11° 55' 35.2"823.95 mieast4° 43' 55.8"325.19 misouth883.31 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 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 8:08 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 7:08 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 7:08 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 7:08 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:08 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 7:08 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 8:08 AM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 7:08 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzFri 7:08 AM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth N
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