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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 07' South, Longitude: 113° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 50.0"1002.45 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.44 mi
24 hours11° 57' 08.7"825.54 mieast4° 43' 37.7"324.82 misouth884.55 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 8:08 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 8:08 AM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 9:08 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmSouth S
Mexico CityFri 8:08 AM2926 km1818 miles1580 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 6:08 AM3034 km1885 miles1638 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaFri 8:08 AM3171 km1970 miles1712 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:08 AM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 8:08 AM3418 km2124 miles1846 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:08 AM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanFri 8:08 AM3498 km2173 miles1889 nmNortheast NE

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