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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 19' South, Longitude: 61° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.52 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' 27.4"994.19 miWest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 miSouth994.06 mi
24 hours12° 35' 13.8"863.58 miEast4° 30' 15.2"309.56 miSouth912.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréSat 7:26 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto VelhoSat 7:26 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouthwest SW
ManausSat 7:26 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaSat 7:26 AM622 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 7:26 AM727 km452 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSat 7:26 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 7:26 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSouth S
La PazSat 7:26 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 7:26 AM1349 km838 miles729 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSat 8:26 AM1612 km1001 miles870 nmEast-northeast ENE

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