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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: 40%

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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' South, Longitude: 102° 58' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"1002.62 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.62 mi
24 hours11° 56' 03.2"824.38 mieast4° 43' 50.5"325.07 misouth883.64 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 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 7:26 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 7:26 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:26 AM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:26 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 7:26 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth N
San JoseFri 7:26 AM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 7:26 AM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 7:26 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 8:26 AM2566 km1595 miles1386 nmEast E

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