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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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' South, Longitude: 115° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 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"1002.41 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.40 mi
24 hours11° 57' 22.7"825.78 mieast4° 43' 34.9"324.77 misouth884.74 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 AM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 8:18 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmEast E
AdamstownFri 6:18 AM2899 km1802 miles1565 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityFri 8:18 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 8:18 AM3362 km2089 miles1816 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:18 AM3430 km2131 miles1852 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 7:18 AM3595 km2234 miles1941 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 8:18 AM3629 km2255 miles1959 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:18 AM3635 km2259 miles1963 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanFri 8:18 AM3683 km2289 miles1989 nmNortheast NE
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