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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 12' South, Longitude: 119° 09' 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"1002.34 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth1002.33 mi
24 hours11° 57' 47.9"826.22 mieast4° 43' 29.8"324.67 misouth885.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 6:34 AM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 9:34 AM2842 km1766 miles1534 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 8:34 AM3296 km2048 miles1780 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 8:34 AM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 7:34 AM3676 km2284 miles1985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteFri 4:34 AM3680 km2286 miles1987 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaFri 8:34 AM3720 km2312 miles2009 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 8:34 AM3799 km2361 miles2051 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:34 AM4008 km2490 miles2164 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 8:34 AM4015 km2495 miles2168 nmEast-northeast ENE
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