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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 1:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' South, Longitude: 102° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 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' 52.2"1002.62 miWest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 miSouth1002.63 mi
24 hours11° 56' 01.4"824.35 miEast4° 43' 50.8"325.07 miSouth883.62 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 7:26 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 7:26 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 7:26 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:26 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:26 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 7:26 AM2509 km1559 miles1354 nmNorth N
San JoseFri 7:26 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 8:26 AM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 7:26 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 7:26 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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