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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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 05' South, Longitude: 110° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 50.5"1002.49 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.49 mi
24 hours11° 56' 53.0"825.26 mieast4° 43' 40.9"324.88 misouth884.33 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 7:58 AM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 7:58 AM2503 km1555 miles1352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 8:58 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmSouth S
Mexico CityFri 7:58 AM2794 km1736 miles1508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 7:58 AM2964 km1841 miles1600 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:58 AM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:58 AM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 5:58 AM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmSouthwest SW
TegucigalpaFri 7:58 AM3212 km1996 miles1735 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 7:58 AM3284 km2041 miles1773 nmEast-northeast ENE

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