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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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 05' South, Longitude: 110° 26' 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' 50.6"1002.49 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.49 mi
24 hours11° 56' 51.4"825.23 mieast4° 43' 41.1"324.89 misouth884.31 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 7:58 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 7:58 AM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 8:58 AM2658 km1652 miles1435 nmSouth S
Mexico CityFri 7:58 AM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 7:58 AM2941 km1827 miles1588 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:58 AM2991 km1859 miles1615 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 7:58 AM3161 km1964 miles1707 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 7:58 AM3188 km1981 miles1721 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 5:58 AM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseFri 7:58 AM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmEast-northeast ENE

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