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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: 31%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' South, Longitude: 62° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.51 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 29' 27.3"994.25 miwest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 misouth994.12 mi
24 hours12° 35' 16.0"863.68 mieast4° 30' 14.1"309.56 misouth912.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoSat 7:26 AM258 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
ManausSat 7:26 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 7:26 AM699 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 7:26 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 7:26 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownSat 7:26 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 8:26 AM1639 km1019 miles885 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboSat 8:26 AM1642 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 6:26 AM1725 km1072 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 8:26 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
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