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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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 12' South
Longitude: 118° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.6"1002.41 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.41 mi
24 hours11° 57' 46.5"826.25 mieast4° 43' 30.1"324.70 misouth885.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 6:32 AM2699 km1677 miles1458 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 9:32 AM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 8:32 AM3273 km2033 miles1767 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 8:32 AM3310 km2057 miles1787 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 7:32 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 8:32 AM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 4:32 AM3701 km2300 miles1998 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorFri 8:32 AM3778 km2348 miles2040 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:32 AM3987 km2477 miles2153 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 8:32 AM3993 km2481 miles2156 nmEast-northeast ENE
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