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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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' South, Longitude: 115° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 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' 49.4"1002.47 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.47 mi
24 hours11° 57' 24.5"825.87 mieast4° 43' 34.6"324.79 misouth884.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 9:18 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 6:18 AM2883 km1792 miles1557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 8:18 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 8:18 AM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 8:18 AM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:18 AM3456 km2147 miles1866 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 7:18 AM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 8:18 AM3655 km2271 miles1974 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:18 AM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanFri 8:18 AM3707 km2303 miles2002 nmNortheast NE
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