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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 07' South, Longitude: 112° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 misouth1002.45 mi
24 hours11° 57' 07.1"825.50 mieast4° 43' 38.0"324.83 misouth884.52 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 AM2598 km1615 miles1403 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 8:08 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Fri 9:08 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmSouth S
Mexico CityFri 8:08 AM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 6:08 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaFri 8:08 AM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:08 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 8:08 AM3392 km2108 miles1832 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:08 AM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmNortheast NE
BelmopanFri 8:08 AM3475 km2159 miles1876 nmNortheast NE
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