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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 3:33 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 AM2214 km1376 miles1196 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 AM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 7:26 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 7:26 AM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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